Trainee teachers lack lessons in PE

January 8, 1999

Some primary trainee teachers are given under eight hours training in how to teach physical education, according to the Office for Standards in Education. On average, postgraduate trainees do 23 hours and undergraduates 32 hours. But some do as little as seven-and-a-half. "This is clearly insufficient to enable trainees to learn how to teach all aspects of PE effectively," said the Ofsted report.

Please login or register to read this article.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments


Featured jobs