All 5 results for mark pawsey speaker:Nick Gibb

Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Literacy and Numeracy (29 Jan 2018)

Nick Gibb: My hon. Friend the Member for Rugby (Mark Pawsey) raises an important point. The standards of achievement in the alternative provision sector are not high enough. The children who attend those schools are vulnerable and we want to do more to improve the situation, which is why we have recently commissioned new research into the relationship between schools and alternative provision to find...

School Funding (25 Jan 2017)

Nick Gibb: ...Hoare), for Kingston and Surbiton (James Berry), for Mid Derbyshire (Pauline Latham), for Boston and Skegness (Matt Warman), for Newark (Robert Jenrick), for Solihull (Julian Knight), for Rugby (Mark Pawsey), for Bury St Edmunds (Jo Churchill), for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport (Oliver Colvile), for Bexhill and Battle (Huw Merriman) and for Morecambe and Lunesdale (David Morris). In our...

School Transport — [Mr Charles Walker in the Chair] (25 Jun 2015)

Nick Gibb: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Walker. I will try to squeeze my remarks into the remaining time. I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Ribble Valley (Mr Evans) on securing the debate and on his excellent and compelling opening speech. He is a strong advocate for his constituency on a range of issues, and this is another example of that advocacy. I also...

[Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] — Grammar School Funding (13 Jan 2015)

Nick Gibb: ...the highest standards of teaching, play an important role in delivering on that goal. There is no ambiguity about the Government’s views on grammar schools. My hon. Friend the Member for Rugby (Mark Pawsey), my right hon. Friend the Member for Ashford and other hon. Friends referred to unfairnesses in the funding system. That is inherent in the way local authorities historically have...

[Jim Sheridan in the Chair] (8 Nov 2011)

Nick Gibb: ...grammar school, where 87.3% of pupils achieved the E-bac, and the two Wirral grammar schools, where 77.3% of pupils achieved the E-bac combination of GCSEs. My hon. Friend the Member for Rugby (Mark Pawsey) was right to pay tribute to Lawrence Sheriff school and Rugby high school. I listened very carefully to the important points that he made about the selection process, and local...

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