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  • British Food

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what proportion of food served in (a) buildings occupied by his Department and (b) schools in England and Wales was of British origin in...

  • Children In Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what the commissioning process is for looked-after children services, with particular reference to the length of contract and conditions for...

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many (a) private, voluntary and independent and (b) state sector child care places closed in each year since 1997.

  • Curriculum Review

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what terms of reference were set by his Department for the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority in relation to the secondary curriculum...

  • Curriculum: Languages

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills which foreign languages were studied by pupils in Tamworth constituency at (a) GCSE level, (b) A/S level and (c) A-level in 2006.

  • Educational Psychologists

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what recent assessment he has made of the supply of educational psychologists.

  • Employer Training Pilots

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills pursuant to the answer of 18 December 2006, Official Report, column 1498W, which companies have signed Train to Gain contracts; how many...

  • Higher Education: Student Numbers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many UK-domiciled students were studying for a (a) full-time and (b) part-time undergraduate degree in each British university in...

  • Information and Communications Technology: Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what estimate he has made of the percentage of IT degree graduates who went into careers in IT in (a) 2005 and (b) 2006.

  • Language and Literacy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) what support is provided to early years providers and primary schools to ensure an effective transition for children from the...

  • Languages: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what recent assessment he has made of the standard of difficulty of modern language (a) GCSEs and (b) A-levels.

  • Ofsted

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) how many members of staff of Ofsted have made formal complaints of bullying in the last 12 months; (2) how many grievances were...

  • Pupil Referral Units

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many and what percentage of pupils left pupil referral units to enter (a) special schools and (b) mainstream schools in each year...

  • Pupil Referral Units

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many and what percentage of pupils at pupil referral units were issued with a national record of achievement in each year between 1997...

  • Pupil Referral Units

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many pupils at pupil referral units there were with pupils numbers of (a) under five, (b) between five to 10, (c) between 10 to 20,...

  • Pupil Referral Units

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many pupil referral units there were in each year between 1997 and 2006, broken down by local authority.

  • Pupils: Antisocial Behaviour

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what additional revenue support has been allocated in 2006-07 to assist children in mainstream schools with severe behavioural problems.

  • Pupils: Clothing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what estimate he has made of the number of Muslim schoolgirls who wear a veil at school.

  • Qualifications and Curriculum Authority

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what assessment he has made of the contribution of the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority futures initiative to the secondary...

  • Qualifications and Curriculum Authority

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills if he will place in the Library copies of advice sent to (a) him and (b) other Ministers by the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority...

  • School Sports

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what funding his Department made available for school sports facilities in (a) Tamworth and (b) England in each of the last five years.

  • Schools: Location

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what percentage of 11-year-olds have no secondary school within two miles of their home; and how their interests will be taken into account...

  • Schools: Transport

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what the total central funding to local authorities, via all mechanisms, for school transport is in 2006-07; how much central funding each...

  • Secondary Education: Curriculum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills pursuant to his answer of 12 March 2007, Official Report, column 36W, on secondary education: curriculum, whether he expects Ofsted to take...

  • Secondary Education: Curriculum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills pursuant to his answer of 12 March 2007, Official Report, column 36W, on secondary education: curriculum (1) whether the regional events...

  • Secondary Education: Curriculum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills pursuant to his answer of 12 March 2007, Official Report, column 36W, on secondary education: curriculum, what the purpose was of the visit...

  • Secondary Education: Curriculum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills if he will place in the Library the (a) agendas and (b) minutes of meetings of the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority Secondary...

  • Secondments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills which staff in his Department are (a) seconded from organisations with charitable status and (b) have (i) costs and (ii) salaries met (A)...

  • Special Educational Needs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills if he will place in the Library a copy of the draft guidance on Planning and Developing Special Educational Provision issued for...

  • Teachers: Primary Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many students qualified to become primary school teachers in each of the last five years; and how many vacancies for primary school...

  • Teaching Assistants: County Durham

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many teaching assistants there are in County Durham; and how many there were in 1997.

  • Third Sector Forum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills when he expects the minutes of the Third Sector Forum for Children and Young People which took place on 22 January to be published; and what...

  • Young People: Antisocial Behaviour

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of community sport and cultural activities funded by his Department in engaging young...

  • Young People: Antisocial Behaviour

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what assessment he has undertaken of (a) how far youth activities meet the demands of people and (b) the impact on the provision of youth...

  • Young People: Education and Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) how many young people not in employment, education or training there were in Hampshire in each of the last five years; and if he will...

  • Youth Work: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills who the recipients of grants made by the National Voluntary Youth Organisation grant programme are; and how much was paid to each recipient...