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Education minister Alan Tudge has called for a review into initial teacher education (ITE) programs in Australia as part of an improvement agenda. Photo: NCA NewsWire/Sarah Matray

Experts question minister’s call for a review into the quality of teacher education courses

Three of Australia’s teacher education experts have questioned statements made by education minister Alan Tudge that a review is needed into initial teacher education (ITE) courses and that some beginning teachers are not equipped for the classroom because they are taught too much theory in lieu of practice.

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