Ofsted: Many primary teachers 'can't teach phonics'
Less than half of primary teachers say they work in schools where most staff have experience of teaching phonics
By John Roberts
https://www.tes.com/news/ofsted-many-pr ... ch-phonics
This report indicates that even in England, where systematic synthetic phonics provision is statutory and described in the National Curriculum, it is looking like there are still many weaknesses in phonics training and provision, according to teachers' own comments.