Teaching Profession APPG

First Registered: 28/04/2016 • Last updated on: 14/07/2021

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The APPG will focus on: the recruitment and retention of high-quality teachers for every school and college; routes into teaching; the nature of the training and preparation provided for graduates; and the provision of continuing professional development of teachers.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

Current Members - Contact Details - Benefits in Kind - Financial Benefits - Former Members

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Recent Documents related to Teaching Profession

1. Teaching Regulation Agency Chief Executive appointed
08/03/2018 - Department for Education
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Found: Teaching Regulation Agency Chief Executive appointed - GOV.UK

2. Teacher misconduct: regulating the teaching profession
03/09/2018 - Teaching Regulation Agency (TRA)
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Found: Teacher misconduct: regulating the teaching profession - GOV.UK

3. Teacher misconduct panel outcome: Ms Bethan Thomas
02/12/2020 - Teaching Regulation Agency (TRA)
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Found: professional conduct panel (fithe panelfl) of the Teaching Regulation Agency (fithe TRA fl) convened on

4. Teacher misconduct: information for teachers
03/09/2018 - Teaching Regulation Agency (TRA)
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Found: National College for Teaching and Leadership and Teaching Regulation Agency

5. Teacher misconduct panel outcome: Mrs Vanessa Summers
09/06/2021 - Teaching Regulation Agency (TRA)
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Found: professional conduct panel (fithe panelfl) of the Teaching Regulation Agency (fithe TRAfl) convened on 25

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Teaching Profession

1. Teacher Recruitment and Retention Strategy
28/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: recruited more than 34,500 trainee teachers into the profession—more than 2,000 more than the year before—but - Speech Link
2: teachers this could keep in or bring back into the profession?On initial teacher training, how will - Speech Link
3: officials and by me in close consultation with the profession, the teachers’ unions and academics. I do not - Speech Link

2. Teacher Recruitment and Retention Strategy
29/01/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: recruited over 34,500 trainee teachers into the profession—over 2,000 more than the year before—but the - Speech Link
2: of the strategy, as well as the fact that the teaching unions were fully involved in formulating it. - Speech Link
3: state-funded system.Regarding the question on teaching schools, we are reviewing this at the moment and - Speech Link

3. Education Employment (Accompaniment To Hearings)
17/03/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: for connected purposes.For anyone in any profession, a disciplinary or grievance hearing is daunting - Speech Link

4. Education Funding
03/09/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: determination to recognise teaching as the high-value, prestigious profession it is. The £14 billion investment - Speech Link
2: rising number of teaching assistants. Many people feel that there should be more teaching assistants, given - Speech Link
3: main delivery system for education is the staff. Teaching staff will receive a pay rise, but there seems - Speech Link

5. Covid-19: Schools
18/01/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: done to reset the relationship with frontline teaching staff and the Department for Education as we set - Speech Link
2: are privileged to have such a committed teaching profession.I have been personally very moved - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Teaching Profession
1. Legal Profession
asked by: Marquess of Lothian
13/11/2020
... to ensure that the rule of law is not undermined at nation state level.

2. Legal Profession
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
11/05/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the number of lawyers who have been asked to continue working despite being furloughed.

3. Legal Profession
asked by: Jo Stevens
07/02/2019
... what assessment the Government has made of the effect of leaving the EU on the UK’s legal sectors.

4. Legal Profession
asked by: Helen Hayes
20/12/2018
... (iii) family help (higher) and (iv) legal representation in each local authority area as at 1 December 2018.

5. Legal Profession
asked by: Michael Fallon
16/10/2018
... what assessment he has made of the potential effect on the ‎legal profession of the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

Latest Questions
5 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Morris of Yardley Portrait
Baroness Morris of Yardley
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th April 2016
Lord Storey Portrait
Lord Storey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 20th December 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Ian Mearns MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7074.

Email: ian.mearns.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Chris Waterman, Office of Ian Mearns MP, House of Commons, London SW1A OAA. Tel: 0773 606 9191

Email: watermanc@parliament.uk

Group's Website:

http://appgteaching.com/

No benefits in kind are on record for the Teaching Profession APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Teaching Profession APPG

Former APPG Officers
Layla Moran Portrait
Layla Moran
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Oxford West and Abingdon
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 13th February 2019
Cheryl Gillan Portrait
Cheryl Gillan
Officer
Conservative - Former Member for Chesham and Amersham
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 13th February 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Earl of Listowel Portrait
Earl of Listowel
Officer
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 13th February 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Cheryl Gillan Portrait
Cheryl Gillan
Officer
Conservative - Former Member for Chesham and Amersham
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 20th December 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Bill Esterson Portrait
Bill Esterson
Officer
Labour - Sefton Central
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 29th March 2017
Caroline Nokes Portrait
Caroline Nokes
Officer
Conservative - Romsey and Southampton North
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 29th March 2017
None Portrait
Earl of Listowel
Officer
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 29th March 2017