Monday, 27 October 2014
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment she has made of the effect of her Department’s policy on qualified teacher status on educational outcomes.
What assessment she has made of the effect of pension changes on school budgets; and if she will make a statement.
What assessment she has made of the adequacy of the provision of primary school places in a) Kingswood constituency and b) England.
What progress she has made on introducing the technical baccalaureate.
What steps the Government have taken to improve participation rates of female pupils taking STEM subjects.
What steps her Department is taking to improve school buildings where most needed.
What plans she has to increase the number of apprenticeships for 16 to 18-year-olds; and if she will make a statement.
What steps she is taking to equip young people with the skills they need to succeed in the workplace.
What plans she has to reform careers advice.
If she will bring forward legislative proposals to allow failed academies to return to local authority control.
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the system of academy sponsorship; and if she will make a statement.
What steps she is taking to help schools deliver free school meals to all infant pupils.
How many free schools for 16 to 18-year-olds have opened in the last four years.
What steps she is taking to ensure that parents wishing to send their children to faith schools can do so.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
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Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Harriett Baldwin.)
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