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Promoting Quality in Teacher Education

The Universities Council for the Education of Teachers

The Universities Council for the Education of Teachers acts as a national forum for the discussion of matters relating to the education of teachers and professional educators, and to the study of education in the university sector and contributes to the formulation of policy in these fields. Its members are UK universities involved in teacher education, and a number of colleges of higher education in the university sector.

Our vision

High educational and personal achievement for all learners through excellence in teacher education.

Our mission

To act as an independent and authoritative voice on teacher education while supporting the quality, sustainability and professionalism of teacher education by encouraging cohesive partnerships, engaging constructively with stakeholders and drawing on research from across the UK and internationally.

More about our mission and Strategic Plan

Promoting high standards in the education and professional development of teachers

External Examiners

  • Foundation Year programme of the Biological Sciences courses
    University of Worcester
  • BEd Primary (QTS) and BEd Early Years (QTS) provision
    Plymouth Marjon University
  • Professional Master’s Programme in Education
    Birmingham City University
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Members' Job Vacancies

  • Assistant Professor in Primary Teacher Education
    University of Cambridge
  • University Assistant Professor in Literacy Education
    Unversity of Cambridge
  • Assistant Professor in Teachers' Professional Learning
    University of Cambridge
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