TEAN has strong links across the teacher education sector in the UK and beyond – some of the key links are provided below:
Teacher Education Networks
InfoTED: InfoTED is a European network providing open access resources to support the professional development of teacher educators.
Universities Council for Education of Teachers (UCET): UCET is a significant national network which works particularly hard on influencing policy in teacher education and development and holds its own annual conference.
Association for Partnership in Teacher Education (APTE): APTE is an independent professional association for all of those working in partnership in Initial Teacher Education
Association of Teacher Education in Europe (ATEE): ATEE is the European network for teacher educators with an annual conference and regional events
The International Professional Development Association (IPDA): Through our national associations and annual conference we aim to support and promote professional development of education practitioners, stimulate discussion around policy and practice and disseminate research related to professional learning
Educational Research Networks
British Educational Research Association (BERA): BERA is a key network and annual conference for UK based educational researchers and teacher educators.
European Educational Research Association (EERA): EERA is an important international network and annual conference for educational researchers and teacher educators across Europe and beyond.
Society for Research into Higher Education (SRHE): For research into higher education, including teacher education, then SRHE is a key international network and conference.
AdvanceHE: AdvanceHE (formerly the HE Academy) supports the development of research-informed teaching, learning and assessment in higher education and manages the UK professional standards framework for teaching and supporting learning in HE.
Scottish Educational Research Association (SERA)
Education Studies Association of Ireland (ESAI)
Teacher Educators Storehouse: The TEAN ‘Storehouse’ is an archive of open access resources for teacher educators.
TEAN ‘Scholarly Papers’ The ‘Scholarly papers’ is an archive of conference and other open access papers by teacher educators.