The Professional Standards were developed in 2014 by the Education and Training Foundation (ETF). They were developed in consultation with practitioners and providers from across the sector, and define common expectations that:
The ETF is asking teachers, trainers and managers in the Further Education and Skills sector to respond to a new survey about the use of the ETF-published Professional Standards. The survey explores the extent to which the Standards are currently employed, and how teachers and trainers can be better supported to use them to improve their practice and learners’ outcomes.
Watch our video to hear from practitioners how the Professional Standards have impacted their teaching:
The Education and Training Foundation commissioned a range of education providers throughout 2014 – 15 to create a set of ‘how to’ guides for the standards. The full set of documents can be downloaded from the Excellence Gateway.
The teaching Professional Standards were written following an extensive review and consultation period across the Education and Training sector. Read the details of this work.