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  • Special Educational Needs: Sixth Form Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many students with SEN who have completed two years of post-16 education as part of their Education, Health and Care Plan before accessing A-level...

  • Children in Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many children were placed (a) with foster carers and (b) in residential homes out of county in each year since 2015.

  • Free School Meals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many people in (a) City of York, (b) North Yorkshire, (c) Yorkshire and the Humber and (d) England received free school meals in each year since 2015.

  • Teachers: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to his Department's press release dated 2 September 2019 entitled £30,000 starting salaries proposed for teachers, whether the...

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the number of children accessing the (a) 15-hours free childcare scheme for three and four-year-olds and (b) 12.5-hours...

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the number of children accessing the 15-hours free childcare scheme for disadvantaged two-year-olds in (a) East Hampshire...

  • Children: Day Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the number of (a) children and (b) families accessing the 30-hours free childcare scheme in (i) East Hampshire...

  • Schools: Fire Prevention

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when his Department plans to respond to the call for evidence on Building Bulletin 100: Design for Fire Safety in Schools, (BB100).

  • Children in Care: Criminal Proceedings

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if his Department will take steps to change reporting on criminalisation data on children in care to all children in care and not just children who...

  • Schools: Fire Prevention

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will undertake an independent evaluation on what the evidential basis is for his Department's proposed test standard of BS 7176 for school...

  • Secondary Education: Surrey

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans his Department has to ensure an adequate number of places at secondary schools in Surrey.

  • Apprentices: Taxation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much apprenticeship levy was paid by levy employers in (a) May 2017 and expired in May 2019, (b) June 2017 and expired in June 2019, (c) July 2017...

  • Schools: Admissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, for what reasons children subject to Special Guardianship Orders do not benefit from the same rights of preferential access to schools currently...

  • Special Guardianship Orders

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many Special Guardianship Orders have been (a) initiated and (b) terminated in each of the last ten years; and how many and what proportion of...

  • Special Guardianship Orders

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proposals he has for reforming Special Guardianship Orders.

  • Frontline

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many and what proportion of students participating in the Frontline programme graduated with a diploma or Masters degree in each year since that...

  • Graduates: Archaeology

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many students have graduated with archaeology-based degrees in each of the last ten years.

  • Archaeology: High Speed Two Railway Line

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Transport on the number of qualified archaeologists required for the construction of High...

  • Wakefield City Academies Trust: Deloitte and Touche

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 31 July 2019 to Question 280190, how much does he expect to pay Deloitte for services in relation to Wakefield City...

  • Schools: Garston and Halewood

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent assessment he has made of the effect of the National Funding Formula on (a) the number of school places, (b) spending per pupil, (c)...

  • Children in Care: Criminal Proceedings

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if his Department will publish data on rates of criminalisation among looked after young people by type of care placement in its annual report,...

  • School Exclusions Review

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the Timpson review of school exclusion: Government response, published in May 2019, what progress his Department has made on...

  • School Exclusions Review

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the Timpson review of school exclusions, when his Department plans to issue updated guidance on school exclusions to schools.

  • Literacy: Dudley

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans he has to increase literacy rates of primary school students from lower income households in Dudley.

  • Foster Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that routine decision making for a foster child is delegated to their carers as set out in The Children...

  • Sex and Relationship Education: Home Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to ensure children who are educated outside the school setting can access Relationships, Health and Sex Education...

  • Foster Care: Vacancies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of shortages of foster carers by region.

  • Foster Care: Recruitment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to share innovative practices in foster carer recruitment among local authorities.

  • Children: Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when a new children’s commissioner will be appointed to the Northamptonshire children’s social services department.

  • GCE A-Level: Wales

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the good comparative attainment of Welsh A-level students in 2019, what plans he has to commission a lessons learned review of...

  • Social Media: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps the Government is taking to ensure young people are being appropriately educated on safe use of social media to prevent violent language...

  • National Vocational Qualifications

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, for what reasons his Department's plans to publish Progress 8 data do not include key data on BTEC Level 2 qualifications; and if he will make a statement.

  • Schools: Advertising

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the cost to the public purse has been on advertising in schools in relation to the UK leaving the EU in the last six months.

  • Teachers: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the cost to schools of increasing starting salaries for teachers to £30,000.