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Robin Walker

Conservative MP for Worcester (6 May 2010 – current)


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Written Answers — Department for Education: Sex and Relationship Education: Females (28 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: The department has not engaged specifically with any local representatives of sector organisations focused on violence against women and girls in relation to the implementation of the new Relationships, Sex and Health Education (RSHE) curriculum, which came into force in September 2020. The department commissioned Ofsted to undertake a review of sexual abuse in schools and colleges and they...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Children: Disadvantaged (27 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: The Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities was launched to conduct a detailed, data-led examination of inequality across the entire population, and to set out a positive agenda for change. We thank Dr Tony Sewell and each of the commissioners for generously giving their time to lead this important piece of work. It is now right that the government considers their recommendations in detail...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Alternative Education: Sex and Relationship Education (24 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: Relationships education is compulsory for all primary school pupils, relationships and sex education is compulsory for all secondary school pupils, and health education is compulsory for pupils in all state-funded schools. This includes pupils in special schools and pupil referral units. In teaching the new curriculum, schools must have regard to the statutory guidance. To support all...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Home Education (24 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: The department does not collect data on children who are home educated. We are aware of the rising number of home-educated children. The department supports the right of parents to educate their children at home. Most do so with the best education of their child at the centre of their decision. The rising numbers of home educated children cannot be overlooked. For some parents, the child’s...

Written Answers — Department for Education: National Tutoring Programme (24 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: Our delivery partner, Randstad, has approved 38 Tuition Partners to provide high-quality, subsidised tuition to schools in the current academic year: https://nationaltutoring.org.uk/tuition-partners/approved-tu ition-partners/. These organisations were recruited via an open competition to meet the necessary quality standards. The programme ensures that additional support has been allocated to...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Organs: Donors (24 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: The national curriculum includes content that can be used by teachers as an opportunity to inform pupils about organ donation. For example, pupils are taught about this as part of the Key Stage 4 science curriculum. The national curriculum is compulsory in state-maintained schools and is often used as a benchmark by academies and free schools. Since September 2020, it has been compulsory for...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Coronavirus (23 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: Children aged 12 to 15 in England will now be offered one dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, following advice from the four UK Chief Medical Officers. Vaccinating children should help to reduce the need for pupils to have time off school and reduce the risk of spread of COVID-19 within schools. When a child is not well enough to not attend their school or college, as usual this may...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Financial Services: Education (23 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: Education on financial matters helps to ensure that young people are prepared to manage their money well, make sound financial decisions and know where to seek further information when needed. Financial education forms part of the citizenship national curriculum which can be taught at all key stages and is compulsory at key stages 3 and 4: https://www.gov.uk/national-curriculum. Financial...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Special Educational Needs: Inspections (23 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: This is a matter for Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector, Amanda Spielman. I have asked her to write to you directly and a copy of her reply will be placed in the Libraries of both Houses.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Religion (23 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: The government is committed to offering parents and children a diverse education system consisting of a wide variety of schools and this includes faith schools. Within Bolton South East, 24 of the 47 primary and secondary schools are not designated as faith schools. The vast majority of parents are offered a place at a school of their choice. For the Bolton local authority, in 2021, 97.6% of...

Subsidy Control Bill (22 Sep 2021)

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Compensation (London Capital & Finance plc and Fraud Compensation Fund) Bill: Clause 1 - Compensation payments to customers of London Capital & Finance PLC (22 Sep 2021)

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Written Answers — Department for Education: Assessments: Fees and Charges (22 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: The department recognises the choice of parents and guardians to home educate their children. For most children, particularly the most vulnerable, we are clear that school is the best place for their education. Our guidance on elective home education highlights that parents/carers who home educate will need to assume full financial responsibility for their child’s education. This includes...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Free School Meals (22 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: Schools receive additional funding through the pupil premium to help them support their disadvantaged pupils. For mainstream and special schools, the department has based pupil premium funding for the 2021/22 financial year on the October 2020 census data, instead of using the January census. Alongside the annual pupil premium publication, we have also published the financial impact of moving...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Education: Digital Technology (22 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: The department is committed to increasing the digital expertise of young people. The computing curriculum provides important foundational knowledge such as algorithms, programming, e-safety, digital literacy and computational thinking that will enable them to pursue further study or a wide range of digital careers in cyber security, artificial intelligence (AI), data science, robotics and...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Coronavirus (22 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: Information gathered through the educational setting status form is used by the department to monitor attendance in schools, and across government to model the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak. This allows the department to provide support in developing policies to help schools manage, and ensure our ability to target educational recovery support. The department is grateful to schools for...

Working People’s Finances: Government Policy (21 Sep 2021)

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School Building Conditions (21 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Sir Gary. I congratulate the hon. Member for Denton and Reddish (Andrew Gwynne) on securing this debate and speaking up for the school that he himself attended. He has made a passionate and clear case. I also take this opportunity to say how pleased I am to be addressing the Chamber today as the Minister for school standards. I am looking...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Members: Correspondence (21 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: I can confirm that a response has been sent to the hon. Member for West Lancashire.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Holiday Play Schemes: York (21 Sep 2021)

Robin Walker: In total, over 2,800 secondary schools in England signed up to the participate in the summer schools’ programme. This is 74% of all eligible mainstream secondary schools and it means that over 500,000 pupils will have been invited to take part. The aims were to help recover education lost as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak and to give pupils the confidence they needed to start the new...


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