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  • Free School Meals: Voucher Schemes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the free school meal national voucher scheme, whether (a) Edenred's contract as the Government's supplier will be renewed or (b)...

  • Apprentices: Degrees

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether degree apprentices will be included in the temporary student number controls for 2020-21.

  • Free School Meals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will update his Department’s online guidance to show that the current maximum income threshold for free school meals eligibility for...

  • Department for Education: Renewable Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many (a) solar panels and (b) wind turbines his Department's buildings (a) have in 2020 and (b) had in each of the last five years.

  • Higher Education: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of extending home student status to the 2021-22 academic year for EU nationals who...

  • Vocational Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what progress his Department has made on its review of BTECs and other applied general qualifications.

  • Students: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether his Department has made an assessment of the potential merits of reimbursing the tuition fees of healthcare students to recognise their...

  • Free School Meals: Ethnic Groups

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many BAME children are in receipt of school meals support in (a) England, (b) the North West and (c) Manchester Gorton constituency.

  • Literacy: Ethnic Groups

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent estimate he has made of (a) child and (b) adult literacy levels by ethnic group.

  • Education: Sports

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what discussions he has had with the (a) Secretary of State for Health and Social Care and (b) Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport on the...

  • Universities: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of university staff are furloughed as of 23 June 2020.

  • Education: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans he has to implement a summer school programme to help the education of pupils who have not received any teaching during covid-19 lockdown.

  • Music: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 1 May 2020 to Question 40805, if he will provide a detailed update on the future of the National Plan for Music Education;...

  • Children: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what support his Department has provided to vulnerable and disadvantaged children during the covid-19 outbreak.

  • Music: Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps the Government is taking to ensure that music teachers who work in state-funded schools and colleges but are paid through (a) parents' fees...

  • Teachers: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether visiting music teachers who receive income through public funds via the pupil premium can claim that part of their income through the...

  • Nurseries: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what discussions he has had with teaching representatives on extending the £1 billion Covid-19 catch up fund to include nurseries.

  • Free School Meals: Ethnic Groups

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will publish the data that his Department holds on eligibility for free school meals by ethnicity.

  • GCE A-level and GCSE: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to ensure the adequacy of assessments for (a) GCSEs and (b) A levels as a result of the long educational break as...

  • Sex and Relationship Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will publish a breakdown of how the £6 million allocated for financial year 2019-20 in support for compulsory Relationship, Sex and Health...

  • Apprentices

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking to increase the number of level 2 and level 3 apprenticeships.

  • Foreign Students: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the covid-19 outbreak on international students arriving to study at UK universities in the...

  • Teachers: Ethnic Groups

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate he has made of the number of (a) primary and (b) secondary school teachers by ethnicity in each of the last five years.

  • Health Professions: Training

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent assessment he had made of the affordability of student-funded tuition fees for all nursing, midwifery, and allied healthcare students from...

  • Assessments: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the covid-19 outbreak on exam results for school students sitting exams in summer 2021.

  • Sex and Relationship Education: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans his Department has to publish guidance for schools on how they can continue to prepare for the implementation of Relationships and Sex...

  • Young People: LGBT People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment he has made of the effect of the covid-19 outbreak on the (a) education and (b) health and wellbeing of LGBT young people; and what...

  • Dance: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when he will allow indoor dance lessons to resume, where the lessons consist only of members of two different households with social distancing...

  • Schools: Energy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps he is taking with the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to (a) assess the effect of energy efficiency...

  • Schools: Sports

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when he plans to announce his next allocation of sports premium funding; and if he will make a statement.

  • Universities: Scotland

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what economic assessment he undertook of the potential effect on Scottish universities of capping numbers of students from England attending Scottish...

  • Graduates: Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what plans he has to support graduates looking for employment (a) during and (b) after the covid-19 outbreak.

  • Overseas Students: Coronavirus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that overseas students can continue to study in the UK during the covid-19 outbreak in the 2020-21...