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The Committee held oral evidence sessions on 9 December 2015, 8 June 2016 and 19 October 2016.
The Committee raised the issue of teacher recruitment and retention in an evidence session with Nicky Morgan, Secretary of State for Education. Following an update from the Secretary of State, the Committee calls for written evidence ahead of a one-off oral session to examine the issue.
Evidence given by David Anstead, Strategic Lead, Nottingham Education Improvement Board, Professor Dame Alison Peacock, Chief Executive Designate, College of Teaching, Peter Sellen, Chief Economist, Education Policy Institute, and Jack Worth, Research Manager, National Foundation for Educational Research; Nick Gibb MP, Minister for School Standards, Department for Education
Evidence given by Dr Jane Courtney, Member of Deans of Education Network, MillionPlus, Charles Tracy, Head of Education, Institute of Physics, Professor Sir John Holman, President-elect, Royal Society of Chemistry, Andy Mitchell, Curriculum Director and Assistant Chief Executive, Design and Technology Association, Dr Robin Bevan, Headteacher, Southend High School for BoysMark Parrett, Audit Manager, National Audit Office, Professor Chris Husbands, Vice-Chancellor, Sheffield Hallam University, Jenni French, Programme Manager in the Education Team, Gatsby Charitable Foundation, Joanna Hall, Deputy Director for Schools, Ofsted
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Education Committee hears from Nick Gibb MP and College of Teaching CEO designate