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Teachers (Three-year Training)

Oral Answers to Questions — Education – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 9th May 1957.

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Photo of Mr Sydney Irving Mr Sydney Irving , Dartford 12:00 am, 9th May 1957

asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education if he will make a statement on the introduction of three-year training for teachers.

Photo of Sir Edward Boyle Sir Edward Boyle , Birmingham Handsworth

My noble Friend cannot yet make a statement about this.

Photo of Mr Sydney Irving Mr Sydney Irving , Dartford

Will the hon. Gentleman convey to his noble Friend the view that in proposing this change he will have the support of all people interested in education, who will regard it as a positive step forward in the improvement of the education service?

Photo of Sir Edward Boyle Sir Edward Boyle , Birmingham Handsworth

I will certainly convey that view to my noble Friend.