England alters training for primary-school teachers

Primary-school teachers in England will be trained to teach specific subjects, such as maths, science and foreign languages. The strategy -- a departure from a system in which primary teachers are expected to be trained in multiple disciplines -- is similar to that of private schools. "Learning about maths and science early on in life can enthuse a child to develop a love of the subjects later on in their education," said Education Secretary Michael Gove.

View Full Article in:

Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Math Specialist
PCG Education
Richmond, VA
Data Coach - Literacy
Amplify
Remote, MS
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Instructional Design Specialist
Insight Education Group
Los Angeles, CA
K-12 Education Content Marketing and Social Media Coordinator
Insight Education Group
Encino,CA, CA