Stephen Doughty

MP, Cardiff South and Penarth

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Cardiff South and Penarth Labour/Co-operative

Autonomy for Schools

There have been votes in Parliament on giving greater autonomy for schools, including on if more schools should be able to obtain the financial and managerial freedom associated with "academy" status, and the degree of freedom schools ought have in relation to admissions policies.

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Stephen Doughty consistently voted against greater autonomy for schools

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All votes about greater autonomy for schools:

  • On 30 Oct 2013: Stephen Doughty voted to require state school teachers to have, or be working towards, qualified teacher status. Show vote
  • On 29 Jan 2014: Stephen Doughty voted to require all teachers in all state-funded schools to have, or be working towards, Qualified Teacher Status. Show vote

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