Scottish Council of Deans on routes into teaching: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/17/02569
Date received: 30 October 2017
Date responded: 27 November 2017

Information requested

Information on both the proposals from the Scottish Council of Deans of Education on new routes into teaching and the final agreed routes.


I enclose a copy of some of the information you requested in PDF format. An exemption under section(s) s.38(1)(b) of FOISA applies to some of the information you have requested. This is to redact personal email addresses and names of some individual staff who have been involved in the correspondence.

Some of the information has been redacted under s33(1)(b) as it contains commercially sensitive information.

There are two documents attached to this letter and they are detailed in the table below. The first document is that submitted to the Scottish Government from the Scottish Council of Deans of Education submitting their bids. The second document is a list of bids that the Scottish Government has decided to support.

Table of documents being released to you.

Doc no date details
1 24 Oct 2016 Letter from Scottish Council of Deans of Education submitting new routes into teaching proposals
2 January 2017 Paper for the Strategic Board for Teacher Education listing Scottish Government supported bids

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