Representation of the People (Young People's Enfranchisement and Education) Bill - adjourned debate on 2nd reading – Jim McMahon.
Schools Bill - 2nd reading – Christopher Chope.
Home Education (Duty of Local Authorities) Bill [Lords] - 2nd reading – Frank Field.
Adapting education and training to address the needs of the changing economy – Lord Haskel.
Cost of school uniforms – Frank Field.
Lord Storey: To ask Her Majesty's Government what additional support is offered to mainstream schools in England working with pupils on the autistic spectrum.
Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: ...Care Commissioner). Commissioners Ney and Kenny were both appointed in February 2015, and Commissioner Bradwell was appointed in 2016. As this is a joint intervention with the Department for Education, the Commissioners were all appointed under both the Local Government Act 1999 and section 497 A (4B) of the Education Act 1999. However, on 18 September 2018 the Secretary of State announced...
Chloe Smith: ...are the Democracy Ambassadors Scheme to recruit and train youth democracy ambassadors, the development and publication of a toolkit for parliamentarians to engage young people, and a new secondary schools resource which will be released later this year. More widely, on 30 August 2018 the Government published the response to its Call for Evidence on Access to Elections. This includes a...
Lord Shinkwin: To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that NHS England, NHS Improvement, Public Health England and Health Education England use the evidence and findings in the report by I CAN and the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, Bercow: Ten Years On, published 20 March, to inform their work in developing leadership in the Allied Health Professions.
Lord O'Shaughnessy: New Mental Health Support Teams will provide support in and near schools and colleges for children and young people with mild to moderate mental health conditions. They will work closely with schools and colleges on establishing a whole-school approach to supporting mental health. We are creating a new role of Education Mental Health Practitioners to staff the teams. They will provide face to...
Lord Storey: To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to meet increasing need for places in secondary schools in England.
Maurice Corry: 3. To ask the Scottish Government what improvements it can make to learning support in further education colleges and universities to make it more effective. (S5O-02381)
Schools (Subject Choice)
...8220;Every child, every chance”, which is our four-year programme of action to reduce child poverty. Since then, we have announced the early introduction of best start grant payments and the new minimum school clothing grant of £100, all of which provides crucial help for parents. However, there is no doubt whatsoever that, with more powers over welfare, we could do so much...
Ash Denham: ...organisations such as Medics Against Violence, which targets young people who are at risk of being killed or becoming victims of serious life-changing injuries. Health volunteers are used to deliver education sessions in secondary schools that involve them talking to young people about the consequences of violence and how to keep themselves safe. We are also supporting Medics Against...
Angela Rayner: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Oral Answer of the Minister for School Standards on 10 September 2018, Official Report, column 456, how much funding was allocated from the public purse to improve (a) teaching, (b) resources and (c) the school estate at Whitehaven Academy.