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Oral Answers to Questions — Education

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  • School Dental Service (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education if he will give the number of full-time dental officers engaged in the School Dental Service at the most recent date; and how this...

  • School Meals (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education whether he will state the percentage of children taking school meals on 1st April, 1956, and 1st April, 1957.

  • Children's Reading Ability (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education what plans he has for investigating the degree of reading failure in schools at the age of 15 years; whether those plans include the...

  • Mathematics and Science Teachers (Training Facilities) (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education whether, not only to help in the teaching of mathematics and science in schools but also to help officers and other ranks into...

  • Training College Students (Dependants' Allowances) (6 speeches)

    Mr. Jennings: asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education whether he is aware that under the present regulations governing the pro vision of dependants' allowances to mature...

  • Physical Education (Qualified Teachers) (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education what action he is taking to encourage the appointment of more games masters.

  • Radiographers (Training) (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education what facilities exist for the training of radiographers; and what scholarships are available to candidates regarded as suitable for...

  • Block Grant System (8 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education if he will make a further statement about the operation of the block grant system in relation to the education services.

  • Secondary Education (Selection of Children) (13 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education how far his Department's Regulations require local education authorities to hold an examination of pupils approaching the end of the...

  • Civics and Economics (Teaching) (6 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education what steps are taken by his Department to encourage the teaching of civics and economics in schools.

  • Teachers (Three-year Training) (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education if he will make a statement on the introduction of three-year training for teachers.

  • Grammar School Places (15 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education whether the grammar school places available per head of the school population in Northumberland and Durham, respectively, are above...

  • University Awards (4 speeches)

    asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Education if he will now appoint a working party to review the system and amounts of university grants; and if he will make a statement.