Are school buildings fit for purpose?

13 March 2017

The Public Accounts Committee challenges the Department for Education on ensuring the school estate is physically fit for purpose, and examines whether it is creating school places in areas where there is sufficient demand.


Monday 13 March 2017, Committee Room 6, Palace of Westminster

At 4.00pm

  • Craig Knowles, Acting Headteacher, Hetton School, Sunderland
  • Phil Keay, Former Headteacher, Hetton School, Sunderland
  • Peter Colenutt, Chairman, Educational Building and Development Officers Group

At 4.30pm

  • Jonathan Slater, Permanent Secretary, Department for Education
  • Peter Lauener, Chief Executive, Education Funding Agency
  • Mike Green, Director of Capital, Education Funding Agency

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