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star this property date less than 2014-10-28more like thismore than 2014-10-28
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Young Offender Institutions: Education more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many hours per week of education juvenile boys in Hindley and Cookham Wood young offender institutions had in each week in June 2014. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Barnsley Central more like this
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Dan Jarvis more like this
star this property uin 212297 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-11-03more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>The information requested is as follows:</p><p> </p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p><strong>Young Offender’s Institution</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Week 1</strong></p><p><strong>w/c 02/06/2014</strong></p><p><strong>(Hours per Learner)</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Week 2</strong></p><p><strong>w/c 09/06/2014</strong></p><p><strong>(Hours per Learner)</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Week 3</strong></p><p><strong>w/c 16/06/2014</strong></p><p><strong>(Hours per Learner)</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Week 4</strong></p><p><strong>w/c 23/06/2014</strong></p><p><strong>(Hours per Learner)</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Week 5</strong></p><p><strong>w/c 30/06/2014 (one day in June)</strong></p><p><strong>(Hours per Learner)</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>HMYOI Hindley</strong></p></td><td><p>15.22</p><p> </p></td><td><p>14.85</p><p> </p></td><td><p>14.07</p><p> </p></td><td><p>14.73</p><p> </p></td><td><p>2.42</p><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>HMYOI Cookham Wood</strong></p></td><td><p>8.29</p><p> </p></td><td><p>8.30</p><p> </p></td><td><p>9.87</p><p> </p></td><td><p>11.28</p><p> </p></td><td><p>2.93</p><p> </p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p>The contracted number of hours per learner per (full) week is 15. The variation in the hours received results from legitimate absences, such as attending court, attending appointments and illness, and occasional provider cancellations (which we reconcile against for funding). The Education Funding Agency works closely with the providers, the National Offender Management Service (NOMS) and the Youth Justice Board to resolve issues affecting the delivery of education and training.</p><p> </p><p>The shortfall in hours per learner shown at HMYOI Cookham Wood is due to cancellations by the prison, rather than by the education provider.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2014-11-03T17:56:35.7214962Zmore like thismore than 2014-11-03T17:56:35.7214962Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Jarvis more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2014-12-10more like thismore than 2014-12-10
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Young Offender Institutions: Education more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the average number of hours of education provided per week was for a young offender in young offender institutions in (a) 2012-13 and (b) 2013-14. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Burton more like this
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Andrew Griffiths more like this
star this property uin 218196 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-12-15more like thismore than 2014-12-15
star this property answer text <p>As part of the Transforming Youth Custody Programme, the Government will shortly announce the outcome of a competition for new education contracts in under-18 Young Offender Institutions, which will aim to more than double the average number of hours of education provided for young people each week. The Government is taking forward reforms of Young Offender Institutions to support a stronger focus on education and reduce interruptions that impact on the number of hours provided.</p><p> </p><p>The question asked about the average number of hours of education provided per week for a young offender in young offender institutions can only be answered at disproportionate cost.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2014-12-15T14:55:29.46Zmore like thismore than 2014-12-15T14:55:29.46Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Andrew Griffiths more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-02-03more like thismore than 2015-02-03
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Transport: Children more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the effect on local authorities of planned policies to extend the rules governing transport for children in full-time education or undertaking an apprenticeship to 16 to 18 year olds. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bethnal Green and Bow more like this
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Rushanara Ali more like this
star this property uin 223034 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-02-09more like thismore than 2015-02-09
star this property answer text <p>There are no planned policies to extend the rules governing school transport for children of compulsory school age to cover students in post-16 education or training.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The statutory responsibility for transport to education or training for 16- to-18-year-olds rests with local authorities, who are expected to make appropriate decisions bearing in mind local circumstances. Arrangements made by authorities do not have to include free or subsidised transport, although most young people do have access to a discount or concession on local bus or train travel, either from their local authority, transport provider, school or college.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2015-02-09T15:41:10.67Zmore like thismore than 2015-02-09T15:41:10.67Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Rushanara Ali more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2014-11-18more like thismore than 2014-11-18
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Teaching Methods more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what arrangements she has in place to reclaim funds paid from the public purse which have been used to help develop teaching resources subsequently sold commercially. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff West more like this
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Kevin Brennan more like this
star this property uin 214914 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-11-21more like thismore than 2014-11-21
star this property answer text <p>It is the Department for Education’s policy to have copyright in materials produced under contracts or grants assigned to the Crown. Where it benefits the Department we allow contractors/grant recipients to retain ownership of copyright but to provide the Department with a copyright license in the material.</p><p> </p><p>Breaches of copyright in material assigned to the Crown are dealt with by Her Majesty’s Stationery Office. Breaches of contract by contractors or grant recipients, including misuse of material which has been licensed to the Department, are dealt with by the Department subject to legal advice.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2014-11-21T13:32:45.35Zmore like thismore than 2014-11-21T13:32:45.35Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Kevin Brennan more like this
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star this property date less than 2015-02-23more like thismore than 2015-02-23
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Teachers: York more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the average pay for teachers was in York unitary authority area in 2008-09 and in each year since 2008-09. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency York Central more like this
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Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
star this property uin 224859 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-03-02more like thismore than 2015-03-02
star this property answer text <p>The following table provides the mean and median salaries (in cash terms) of full-time regular qualified teachers in service in publicly funded schools for York local authority and England, in each March, 2009 and 2010 and November 2010 to November 2013. The source of this information is the Database of Teacher Records (March 2009 and 2010) and the School Workforce Census (November 2010 to 2013).</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td> </td><td><p><strong>York</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>England</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>November 2013 [1]</p></td><td> </td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p>Mean</p></td><td><p>£37,500</p></td><td><p>£38,100</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Median</p></td><td><p>£37,100</p></td><td><p>£36,800</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>November 2012 [1],[2]</p></td><td> </td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p>Mean</p></td><td><p>£36,300</p></td><td><p>£37,600</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Median</p></td><td><p>£35,900</p></td><td><p>£36,800</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>November 2011 [1]</p></td><td> </td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p>Mean</p></td><td><p>£37,200</p></td><td><p>£37,900</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Median</p></td><td><p>£36,800</p></td><td><p>£36,800</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>November 2010 [1]</p></td><td> </td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p>Mean</p></td><td><p>£37,600</p></td><td><p>£38,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Median</p></td><td><p>£36,800</p></td><td><p>£36,800</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>March 2010 [3]</p></td><td> </td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p>Mean</p></td><td><p>£35,900</p></td><td><p>£37,900</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Median</p></td><td><p>£35,100</p></td><td><p>£36,600</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>March 2009 [2]</p></td><td> </td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p>Mean</p></td><td><p>£36,800</p></td><td><p>£36,900</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Median</p></td><td><p>£36,600</p></td><td><p>£35,900</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>[1] Source: School Workforce Census.</p><p>[2] November 2013 figures exclude one large academy in York.</p><p>[3] Source: Database of Teacher Records.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2015-03-02T13:12:40.06Zmore like thismore than 2015-03-02T13:12:40.06Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Hugh Bayley more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-02-05more like thismore than 2015-02-05
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Teachers: Working Conditions more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps the Government plans to take to reduce teacher workload. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Chesterfield more like this
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Toby Perkins more like this
star this property uin 223522 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-02-12more like thismore than 2015-02-12
star this property answer text <p>High-quality teaching is the single most important school-based factor determining how well pupils achieve. The Department for Education is committed to supporting the profession and reducing unnecessary teacher workload is an absolute priority.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The Department published its response to the Workload Challenge[1] on 6 February in which it set out a comprehensive programme of action to address the complex issues which have led to unnecessary workload.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The actions include:</p><p> </p><ul><li><p>A commitment from Ofsted not to change their handbook or framework during the school year, except when absolutely necessary;</p></li><li><p>giving schools more notice of significant changes to the curriculum, exams and accountability, and not making changes to qualifications in the academic year or during a course, unless there are urgent reasons for doing so;</p></li><li><p>making it easier for teachers to find examples of what works in other schools, and research about the best way to carry out tasks like marking, data management and planning;</p></li><li><p>providing support for headteachers by reviewing all leadership training, including coaching and mentoring; and</p></li><li><p>tracking teacher workload by carrying out a large scale biennial survey from early spring 2016.</p></li></ul><p> </p><p> </p><p>[1] <a href="http://www.gov.uk/government/publications/workload-challenge-for-schools-government-response" target="_blank">www.gov.uk/government/publications/workload-challenge-for-schools-government-response</a></p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2015-02-12T14:46:10.623Zmore like thismore than 2015-02-12T14:46:10.623Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Toby Perkins more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2014-12-02more like thismore than 2014-12-02
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Teachers: Veterans more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many service leavers have (a) applied to and (b) been accepted onto the Troops to Teachers programme to date. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Barnsley Central more like this
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Dan Jarvis more like this
star this property uin 216826 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-12-05more like thismore than 2014-12-05
star this property answer text <p>There are currently two cohorts for the Troops to Teachers programme. The first cohort started training in January 2014 with 41 trainees; the second started in September 2014 with 54 trainees. Cohort one attracted 982 applications, cohort 2 attracted 250. In total 1,232 Service Leavers have applied for the Troops to Teachers programme. The numbers of applications dropped between cohorts because we improved the process to eliminate applications from those who are ineligible.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2014-12-05T10:50:15.957Zmore like thismore than 2014-12-05T10:50:15.957Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Jarvis more like this
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star this property date less than 2015-02-24more like thismore than 2015-02-24
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Teachers: Veterans more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate her Department has made of (a) the expected number of applicants for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 cohorts of the Troops to Teachers scheme, (b) the number expected to join that scheme and (c) the number expected to complete the training. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stockton North more like this
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Alex Cunningham more like this
star this property uin 225108 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-02-27more like thismore than 2015-02-27
star this property answer text <p>Based on previous cohorts the Department for Education expects to receive approximately 500 eligible applications. Candidates must then go through a rigorous selection and assessment process, including a school-based interview and must also meet the appropriate initial teacher training eligibility criteria before they are accepted onto the programme. The Department anticipates that up to 100 trainees will begin their training in September 2015 and up to 100 trainees in September 2016.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>There are currently have 84 trainees completing their training.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2015-02-27T11:38:08.533Zmore like thismore than 2015-02-27T11:38:08.533Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Alex Cunningham more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-02-24more like thismore than 2015-02-24
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Teachers: Veterans more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate she has made of the cost to the public purse of the two-year extension of the Troops to Teachers scheme. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stockton North more like this
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Alex Cunningham more like this
star this property uin 225109 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2015-02-27more like thismore than 2015-02-27
star this property answer text <p>The provisional budget for the expansion of the Troops to Teachers programme is £8.65 million for a further two cohorts. The majority of the funding, approximately £5.32 million, will be used for trainees’ salaries in line with other employment-based initial teacher training routes. The rest will cover the costs of the university course provision, recruitment, marketing and running costs.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The programme budget will be reviewed regularly to reflect the actual number of trainees recruited and to identify any potential savings.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2015-02-27T11:39:29.113Zmore like thismore than 2015-02-27T11:39:29.113Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Alex Cunningham more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-03-18more like thismore than 2015-03-18
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Department for Education more like this
star this property answering dept id 60 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Teachers: Veterans more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many participants in the Troops to Teachers programme have (a) not completed training and (b) dropped out on completion of training. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency North Durham more like this
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Mr Kevan Jones more like this
star this property uin 228293 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-03-23more like thismore than 2015-03-23
star this property answer text <p>The Troops to Teachers participants are still undertaking their training. The first cohort of trainees began the two year programme in January 2014 and are due to complete their training in December 2015. The second cohort began in September 2015 and will complete their training in August 2016.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>A total of nine trainees have withdrawn from the programme, from across both cohorts.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Yeovil more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Laws more like this
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less than 2015-03-23T12:05:04.747Zmore like thismore than 2015-03-23T12:05:04.747Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr David Laws more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Kevan Jones more like this