• Schools forced to rethink teacher training after 'short-sighted' grant cut

    Schools are being forced to rethink whether their entire teacher training programmes are “viable” after the government took an axe to the level of teacher training bursaries and grants from next year. All bursaries previously offered to teacher trainees in shortage subjects have either been reduced or scrapped, while the much-vaunted early-career payments of up

    13.00 Oct. 16th, 2020 | News

  • DfE wields axe on teacher training bursaries as Covid causes supply rises

    The government has slashed some teacher training bursaries by as much as 73 per cent, with others scrapped altogether, as the supply of people wanting to be teachers rises because of the coronavirus. New guidance on initial teacher training funding for the 2021-22 academic year shows all bursaries previously offered by the government to trainees

    10.39 Oct. 13th, 2020 | News