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What does SCITT stand for?

SCITT stands for School Centred Initial Teacher Training

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The website is aimed at anyone involved in the training of teachers of English--which does not exclusively mean academics holed up in ivory towers (if such people exist), but 'new full-time lecturers in higher education, part-time 'sessional' (hourly-paid) staff, classroom teachers seconded for one day a week, tutors working on School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) or Graduate Teacher Programme (GTP) courses, colleagues from other disciplines, or mentors working with student teachers in school'.
The School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT) course is led by Lobley Hill Primary School in Gateshead, with 28 other schools in the borough also providing training for would-be teachers.
Mr Hudson is chairman of the National Outstanding Primary Schools School Centred Initial Teacher Training Consortium - a group of 50 schools which has formed a teacher training institution, with the backing of the chief schools inspector.
For the sixth successive year the school reconvenes in September with all teaching posts filled, having trained and employed many new staff as a result of the groundbreaking School Centred Initial Teacher Training Scheme.
The partnership provides School Centred Initial Teacher Training with an expectation that trainees will attend lectures at Woodview for three days a week and then spend two days a week learning the craft of teaching in a Birmingham school, with an excellent classroom teacher who is regarded as their school-based tutor.