ITE - Initial Teacher Education

ESCalate supported Initial Teacher Education through publications, handbooks, research papers, project management, workshops, steering groups and seminars. 

ITE Annual Conferences

2010 - 1st TEAN Annual Conference: 'The Importance of Education'

2009 - 5th Annual ESCalate ITE Conference

2008 - 4th Annual ESCalate ITE Conference - Innovation and Development in Initial Teacher Education

For previous ITE Conferences please visit: Past ESCalate Events

Mental Health and ITE

Developing an understanding of emotional wellbeing and mental health is an essential component of initial teacher education.  For initiatives that support learning in this area please visit:


Please visit the ESCalate ESDGC websitefor curriculum guidance, networks, case studies and resources.

Research Grant: A UK community of ITE practice in Education for Sustainable Development