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Department for Education

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  • Apprentices: Degrees

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he has taken to ensure disadvantaged young people are able to access degree apprenticeships.

  • Grammar Schools: Social Mobility

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment he has made of the effect of the number of grammar schools on levels of social mobility.

  • Medicine: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the annual cost was of medical education per student in each of the last five years.

  • Schools: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent steps his Department has taken to raise standards in schools.

  • First Aid: Curriculum

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to his oral contribution of 25 February 2019, Official Report column 36, what his timescale is for the (a) piloting and (b) introduction of...

  • Apprentices: Degrees

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans he has in addition to the levy transfer, to review the (a) barriers and (b) incentives to non-levy participation in degree apprenticeships.

  • Higher Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when he plans to publish the review of post-18 education and funding.

  • STEM Subjects

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department has taken to increase the take-up of STEM subjects.

  • Schools: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many schools which were classified at their previous inspection as (a) outstanding, (b) good, (c) requires improvement and (d) inadequate were...

  • Sex and Relationship Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the publication of final guidance and regulations on teaching Relationship and Sex Education and Health Education in schools, what...

  • Languages: Higher Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking to help halt the decline in people studying modern languages at university.

  • Schools: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much capital funding his Department will spend on (a) creating new school places and (b) investing in existing school buildings in each of the...

  • Apprentices: Disadvantaged

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking to increase the number of students from disadvantaged backgrounds studying for degree-level apprenticeships.

  • Day Care: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much his Department will spend on providing free childcare to (a) two-year-olds and (b) three and four-year-olds in each of the next five fiscal years.

  • European University Institute

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to his Answer of 26 February 2019 to Question 224488 on European University Institute, whether he has sought legal advice on his assessment...

  • Department for Education: Procurement

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the guidance entitled, Procurement policy note 03/14: promoting tax compliance, how many suppliers were allocated contracts by his...

  • Schools: Cost-effectiveness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many school efficiency advisers have been (a) employed and (b) deployed by his Department since 2017.

  • Nurseries: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the speech by the Children and Families Minister announcing new early years funding, of 28 February 2019, whether additional funding...

  • Languages: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans the Government has to develop a national languages strategy.

  • Apprentices: Taxation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the contributions made to the apprenticeship levy by different sectors in each year since the introduction of that levy.

  • Schools: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to HM Treasury, Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates 2018-19, Department for Education, Spending in DE,...

  • Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Erasmus+ Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on the future of the Erasmus programme for UK students after the UK leaves the EU.

  • Standards and Testing Agency: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Teaching Regulation Agency: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Education and Skills Funding Agency: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Schools: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Academies: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Higher Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Further Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to page 202 of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates, what programmes are funded by the (a) resource...

  • Higher Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to HM Treasury Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates 2018-19 Department for Education Spending in DEL,...

  • Further Education: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to HM Treasury Central Government Supply Estimates 2018-19: Supplementary Estimates 2018-19 Department for Education Spending in DEL,...

  • World War II: Genocide

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent steps he has taken to ensure that pupils are (a) taught the history of and (b) well informed about the holocaust.

  • Children: Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking in advance of the Spending Review to ensure that children’s services departments are adequately funded.

  • Department of Education: Public Consultation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many consultations by his Department (a) are open, (b) are closed awaiting a Government response and (c) have been initiated since 2016.

  • Care Leavers: Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of care leavers aged 22-25 years old had contact with a personal adviser in the last 12 months.

  • Care Leavers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many care leavers aged 19-25 years there are by local authority in the latest period for which figures are available.

  • Care Leavers: Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many care leavers aged 19-21 years old have had contact with a personal adviser in each local authority area in the last 12 months.

  • Children: Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what progress has been made on establishing the new National Stability Forum for Children’s Social Care; how the members of that Forum were...

  • Children: Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how the National Stability Forum for Children’s Social Care is working to engage stakeholders across the sector; how that Forum has promoted...

  • Children in Care: Missing People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the number of looked after children in children’s homes inside and outside the borough who were reported missing by...

  • Children in Care: Missing People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many looked-after children placed in children’s homes (a) inside the local authority responsible and (b) outside the local authority...

  • European University Institute

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to his Answer of 26 February 2019 to Question 224488 on European University Institute, whether he has consulted the European University...

  • Pupil Exclusions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent discussions he has had with Ofsted on how effective management of pupil exclusions can be strengthened in the new inspection framework for...

  • Schools: Admissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking to ensure that (a) more parents are able to access a place at their preferred school and (b) permanently excluded children are...

  • Children in Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many looked after children there were in each local authority in England in each of the last 10 years.

  • Specialist Schools: Restraint Techniques

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many complaints he has received on the use of restraint in specialist schools in each of the last five years.

  • Education: Equal Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate his Department has made of the level of gender-based pay inequality in the education sector in each year since 2010.

  • Igcse

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will place in the Library a copy of correspondence in the last year between Ofqual and universities on International GCSEs.

  • Special Educational Needs: Restraint Techniques

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the oral contribution of the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Education of 11 March 2019, Official Report, column 12 on Support...

  • Pupil Premium

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate his Department has made of changes in the level of take-up of the pupil premium in each year since 2015; and what assessment his...

  • Schools: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of schools are rated (a) outstanding, (b) good, (c) requires Improvement and (d) inadequate by Ofsted in each decile of income...