Teaching Profession APPG

First Registered: 28/04/2016 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

Note: This APPG was last registered on 17th Nov 2021. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 29th Dec 2021 and may be defunct.

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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.

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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 panel outcome: Ms Aimee Mandy Green
18/08/2021 - Teaching Regulation Agency
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Found: professional conduct panel (fithe panelfl) of the Teaching Regulation Agency (fithe TRA fl) convened on 9

3. Teacher misconduct panel outcome: Ms Bethan Thomas
02/12/2020 - Teaching Regulation Agency
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4. Teacher misconduct panel outcome: Mrs Vanessa Summers
09/06/2021 - Teaching Regulation Agency
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Found: professional conduct panel (fithe panelfl) of the Teaching Regulation Agency (fithe TRAfl) convened on 25

5. Teacher misconduct panel outcome: Mr Robert Anderson
25/06/2021 - Teaching Regulation Agency
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Recent Speeches related to Teaching Profession

1. Education: Teacher Departures
03/11/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: departures of early career teachers from the teaching profession; and what plans they have to address the - Speech Link
2: is a priority. About 20% of teachers leave the profession in the first two years after qualifying. We have - Speech Link
3: of new teachers leave the profession within the first two years of teaching, and 33% leave within the - Speech Link

2. Initial Teacher Training
18/11/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: affects our children in so many ways: the quality of teaching, the well-being of teachers and the future supply - Speech Link
2: They’ll take care of it”. We ask a lot of our teaching establishment. However, we ask them for one primary - Speech Link

3. 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

4. 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 the Minister - Speech Link
3: officials and by me in close consultation with the profession, the teachers’ unions and academics. I do not - Speech Link

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

1: and for connected purposes.For anyone in any profession, a disciplinary or grievance hearing is daunting - 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. Teaching Methods
asked by: Lord Blunkett
21/10/2021
... and (3) schools catering for special educational needs.

4. 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.

5. 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.

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Former APPG Members
Baroness Morris of Yardley Portrait
Baroness Morris of Yardley
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 17th November 2021
Lord Storey Portrait
Lord Storey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 17th November 2021
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
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