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e-Petitions are administered by Parliament and allow members of the public to express support for a particular issue.
If an e-petition reaches 10,000 signatures the Government will issue a written response.
If an e-petition reaches 100,000 signatures the petition becomes eligible for a Parliamentary debate (usually Monday 4.30pm in Westminster Hall).
Increase curriculum content about water safety as part of swimming lessonsGov Responded - 3 Jun 2021 Debated on - 12 Jul 2021 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
As a country we see many water-related fatalities every year. We see many more call outs to water related incidents. Throughout lockdown year our coastguards were tasked to almost double the call outs than in the previous year. Our children NEED to learn about Cold water shock & rip currents.
Allow teacher predicted grades for BTEC studentsGov Responded - 17 Feb 2021 Debated on - 15 Mar 2021 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
The government should allow BTEC students to achieve teacher predicted grades rather than being forced into a system that is unethically downgrading thousands of students grades.
Keep schools closed until MayGov Responded - 15 Mar 2021 Debated on - 15 Mar 2021 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
Please don’t send students back until we know we have had the priority groups vaccinated such as the elderly, the extremely clinically vulnerable, and those with underlying health conditions.
Cancel GCSE and A-levels in 2021 replace with Course Work and Teacher AssessmentGov Responded - 26 Jan 2021 Debated on - 15 Mar 2021 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
Cancel all standardise testing for year 11 and year 12 students in 2021. By replacing tests with smaller amounts of course work and teacher assessment, students would have a fair chance at achieving their target grades and it would relieve stress for teachers and students.
Close schools in Tier 4 areasGov Responded - 21 Jan 2021 Debated on - 15 Mar 2021 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
Schools can be a breeding ground for the spread of coronavirus. Children are mingling at schools and returning to families who are potentially vulnerable, keeping rates high.
It's only been since schools opened that infection rates have been high in Kent, and keeping them open may keep it high.
No prosecution for parents that remove child from school during a pandemic.Gov Responded - 6 Apr 2020 Debated on - 2 Nov 2020 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
Legislate to allow parents to have the option to remove their children from school if there is a pandemic e.g. Coronavirus or similar without negative action by schools or local authorities. They shouldn’t lose the child’s place in the school or face any kind of prosecution.
Reduce curriculum content for year 10 & 12 students who will sit exams in 2021.Gov Responded - 30 Jul 2020 Debated on - 12 Oct 2020 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
A significant number of students will sit their final 2021 examinations. The outcome of which undoubtedly will be their passport, for many of their future life chances and successes. In order for this to be done fairly, it is imperative that the amount of content they are tested on is reduced.
Review the decision to use previous data to calculate exam gradesGov Responded - 4 Sep 2020 Debated on - 12 Oct 2020 View Nick Gibb's petition debate contributions
We want the Education Secretary and the Government to step in and review the exam board’s decision on how GCSE and A-Level grades will be calculated and awarded due to the current coronavirus crisis. We want a better solution than just using our previous data to be the basis of our grade.
These initiatives were driven by Nick Gibb, and are more likely to reflect personal policy preferences.
MPs who are act as Ministers or Shadow Ministers are generally restricted from performing Commons initiatives other than Urgent Questions.
Nick Gibb has not been granted any Urgent Questions
Nick Gibb has not been granted any Adjournment Debates
Nick Gibb has not introduced any legislation before Parliament
Nick Gibb has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting