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  • Apprentices: Taxation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate she has made of the effect of the introduction of the apprenticeship levy on the number of people undertaking apprenticeships.

  • Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what progress is being made on the implementation of curriculum elements required by the provisions of the Children and Social Work Act 2017.

  • Teachers: Bureaucracy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent steps she has taken to reduce teacher workload; and if she will make a statement.

  • Schools: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps her Department takes to provide emergency financial support to schools that cannot afford basic educational and stationery supplies.

  • Schools: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many and what proportion of children are in schools rated good or outstanding in England in 2017; and how many children there were in schools so...

  • Domestic Visits: Knowsley

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when she next plans to visit the Metropolitan Borough of Knowsley.

  • Faith Schools: Equality

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether paragraph 4 of Schedule 22 to the Equality Act 2010 exempts English schools designated with a religious character from Schedule 9 to that Act.

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans she has to extend the provision of 15 additional hours of free childcare to children in foster care in England.

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many and what proportion of fostered children are currently excluded from the provision of 15 additional hours of free childcare.

  • Foster Care: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what financial support her Department provides to foster carers to meet childcare costs.

  • Foster Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education,what steps her Department are taking to tackle the barriers to fostering for people in work outside of the home.

  • Teachers: Graduates

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps she is taking to increase the number of graduates taking up teaching positions in infant and primary schools in England.

  • Department for Education: ICT

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether electronic communications from hon. Members to Ministers of her Department are passed through any third parties before they reach their recipient.

  • Department for Education: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many and what proportion of (a) departmental employees and (b) maintained school staff are paid through trusts rather than through PAYE.

  • Schools: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education what data the Department collects on the number and proportion of staff employed by (a) academy and (b) free schools who are paid through trusts rather...

  • Vocational Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 11 of the Industrial Strategy, what assessment she has made of the effect of funding cuts to the Adult Skills Budget since 2010...

  • Sex and Relationship Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what discussions she has had with students and young people on improving relationships and sex education in schools.

  • Social Mobility Commission

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many meetings the Social Mobility Commission Commissioners held with Government Ministers in each of the last 12 months.

  • Schools: Asbestos

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what analysis and data her Department holds on the number of school buildings which contain asbestos.

  • Pre-school Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, why the formula used to calculate the Supplementary Funding for Maintained Nursery Schools for 2018-19 will not recognise the contribution maintained...

  • STEM Subjects: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps her Department is taking to encourage and promote apprenticeships and traineeships in science, technology, engineering and mathematics...

  • Careers and Enterprise Company: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans she has to give additional funding to the Careers and Enterprise Company to support their broader role set out in paragraph 60 of the...

  • Children's Centres

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether it is her policy to conduct a consultation into children's centres.

  • Apprentices: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when she plans to provide information to apprenticeship providers on the allocation of funding for apprentice places for 2018-19.

  • Apprentices: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the margins of profitability of apprenticeship training provided by government-funded providers.

  • Pre-school Education: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to pages 91-97 of her Department's Study of Early Education and Development (SEED): Study of Quality of Early Years Provision in...

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many local authorities will receive (a) less, (b) more and (c) the same funding in 2018-19 than in 2017-18 for delivering the 30 hours of funded...

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when she plans to provide the details of local authorities involved in the buddy system for delivering the 30 hours of funded childcare policy.