Government failure on teacher numbers adds to pressure on schools

Public Accounts Committee report says Department for Education gave insufficient priority to teacher retention

Lords debates role of education in society

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Contribution to a skilled society on Lords agenda

Integrity of public examinations scrutinised

Education Committee questions Ofqual and independent and state sectors

Education provision for pupils outside mainstream schools examined

Education Committee questions alternative education providers for young people

Lords debates English Baccalaureate

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Peers discuss take-up of creative and technical subjects

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Title Date
Recruiting and retaining teachers will remain a significant challenge 02.05.2017
School teacher shortages worsening, Committee report finds 21.02.2017
New law needed to protect children from sexual harassment and violence 29.11.2016
Government inaction on careers provision failings is unacceptable 01.11.2016
Should schools do more to teach internet safety? 18.10.2016
Lords debates grammar schools 14.10.2016