Monday, 21 November 2011
The Vice-Chamberlain of the Household reported to the House, That the humble Address praying that Her Majesty should reappoint Maxwell Marshall Caller CBE to be the chairman of the Local...
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment he has made of the findings of the report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies on Trends in Education and Schools Spending.
What estimate he has made of the change in average expenditure on schools in real terms per student following the introduction of the pupil premium.
What assessment he has made of the effect on schoolchildren of a lack of high-speed broadband access in schools.
If he will bring forward proposals to place schools under a statutory duty to provide high-quality and impartial careers guidance.
What steps he is taking to ensure adequate funding for rural primary schools.
What steps he is taking to tackle the shortage of primary school places in (a) Hendon constituency and (b) England.
What assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the introduction of the English baccalaureate.
What his objectives are for the principal revisions to the school admissions code.
What steps he is taking to tackle the shortage of primary school places in (a) Enfield North constituency and (b) England.
What progress has been made by the Munro review implementation working group.
What his policy is on converting primary schools into academies.
What steps he is taking to improve the teaching of numeracy and literacy in primary schools.
What estimate he has made of the likely size of the Sure Start children’s centre network by the end of the 2012-13 financial year.
What assessment he has made of the findings of the report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies on trends in education and schools spending.
What plans his Department has to allocate funding to the national citizen service beyond 2012.
If he will make a statement on his departmental responsibilities.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement about Northern Rock. As the House will be aware, on 15 June this year the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced that Northern Rock...
Today, the Government have published “Laying the Foundations: A Housing Strategy for England”. The Government inherited a situation in which house building had fallen to its lowest...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. Once again, a major policy announcement from the Department for Communities and Local Government has appeared in the newspapers before a statement has been made...
[Relevant documents: The Government’ s Response (Cm 8168) to the 2010-11 Annual Report from the Intelligence and Security Committee is relevant. The Justice and Security Green Paper (Cm...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Stephen Crabb .)
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