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  • Adam Werritty

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education on how many occasions in an official capacity he has met Mr Adam Werritty since May 2010.

  • Adoption

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education how many adoptive placements broke down in England in each of the last five years.

  • Arts: Teachers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education how many (a) art, (b) music, (c) media studies and (d) drama teachers are teaching in each region of England.

  • Departmental Data Protection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education how many official ministerial papers were recorded as not returned to his Department or otherwise unaccounted for in each month since May 2010; and if...

  • Departmental Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education how many officials in his Department and the bodies for which he is responsible earned more than (a) £65,000, (b) £95,000, (c) £140,000...

  • Departmental Security

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what company or Government service is used to undertake security vetting at (a) counter terrorist check, (b) security check and (c) developed vetting...

  • Education Maintenance Allowance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what mechanisms he has put in place to monitor and evaluate the effect of ending education maintenance allowance on the (a) recruitment, (b) attendance...

  • Education Maintenance Allowance: Birmingham

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what assessment he has made of the effect of the removal of educational maintenance allowance on residents of Birmingham Ladywood constituency aged 16...

  • First Aid: Curriculum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what consideration he has given to including first aid in the new national curriculum.

  • Free Schools

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education (1) on what number of pupils his Department bases its calculation of the funding for each free school in operation; (2) how many pupils are enrolled...

  • Free Schools: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education pursuant to the answer of 10 October 2011, Official Report, column 208W, when he expects to finalise the budget allocation for free schools for 2011-12.

  • Grammar Schools

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what his policy is on the future provision of grammar schools; and what plans he has for the future number of grammar schools.

  • Grandparents

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what guidance his Department produces for social workers on the role of grandparents; whether he plans to amend any such guidance; if he will place in...

  • Health Education: Nutrition

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what recent assessment he has made of the provision in schools of education on food.

  • Mathematics: Science

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what steps he plans to take to encourage more pupils to take up mathematics and science subjects.

  • Music: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education with reference to his response to the Henley Review of Music Education, when he plans to publish his national plan for music education.

  • New Schools Network

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education (1) if he will assess whether the condition in the grant agreement between his Department and the New Schools Network has been compromised; (2) what...

  • Schools: Vocational Guidance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education with reference to the conclusion of his summit with young people in May 2011 that young people preferred face-to-face professional career guidance, how...

  • Teachers: Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what assessment he has made of the potential effects of planned changes to teacher pension contributions on the proportion of teachers who opt out of...

  • Teachers: Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what initiatives he plans to introduce to (a) retain talented teachers and (b) encourage high-calibre graduates to enter the teaching profession after...

  • Teachers: Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education if he will bring forward proposals to carry out an independent valuation of the Teachers' Pension Scheme.

  • Teachers: Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education if he will publish a financial valuation of the teachers' pension scheme since the last such valuation in 2004.

  • Teachers: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what the average UCAS points score was of people starting (a) a Postgraduate Certificate in Education course, (b) the Graduate Teacher Programme, (c) a...

  • Teachers: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what proportion of people starting (a) a Postgraduate Certificate in Education course, (b) the Graduate Teacher Programme and (c) the Teach First...