Formal Minutes

Wednesday 8 December 2004

Members present:

Mr Barry Sheerman, in the Chair
Valerie Davey
Helen Jones
Jeff Ennis
Mr Kerry Pollard
Mr Nick Gibb
Jonathan Shaw
Paul Holmes
Mr Andrew Turner

Education Outside the Classroom, Teaching Children to Read and Key Stage 1 and 2 tests: Stephen Twigg MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Schools, Andrew McCully, Director of School Standards Group, and Dr Kevan Collins, National Director, Primary National Strategy, Department for Education and Skills, examined.

[Adjourned till Monday 13 December at 3.30 pm