If you missed it:
- The House of Commons Library has produced briefings on policies and services for people with a learning disability in England and on Department for Education spending.
- Rebecca Pow MP led a Westminster Hall debate for speech, language and communication support for children on Wednesday, 4 July. MPs from all sides made powerful speeches and expressed support for Bercow: Ten Years On and its recommendations. Find the video of the debate here.
- Angela Rayner appeared at the recent APPG on Assistive Technology.
Tuesday 10th July
At 10 am the Education Committee will hold a session on life chances. Bob Reitemeier, the Chief Executive of I CAN and Minister of State Nadhim Zahawi are among those who will be questioned.
Wednesday 11th July
At 9:30 am the Education Committee holds a pre-appointment hearing with Dame Martina Milburn, the Government’s preferred candidate for Chair of the Social Mobility Commission.
After 3 pm – the House of Lords has an oral question from Lord Touhig on ways to ensure disabled children are not unfairly excluded from school. Find out more on DYT’s position on this matter below.