Michael Gove – 2013 Comments on the Launch of National College for Teaching and Leadership

The comments made by Michael Gove, the then Secretary of State for Education, on 2 April 2013.

The creation of the National College for Teaching and Leadership brings together and builds on the excellent work led by the Teaching Agency and the National College. Importantly it will ensure that the best schools are at the heart of teacher training, professional development and school improvement. High-quality teaching and leadership are vital in raising standards in schools.