In order to conclude its Inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and the School Improvement Process, the Committee for Education will undertake 2 meetings.
On Tuesday 11 March at 12.30pm in Room 21, Parliament Buildings, the Committee will receive a briefing from the General Teaching Council on its survey of perceptions of school inspection.
On Wednesday 12 March at 11.00am in the Senate Chamber, the Committee will receive its final evidence session with the Chief Inspector of the Education and Training Inspectorate.
Forthcoming business will be published in the Business Diary.
Over 40 representatives from primary schools across Northern Ireland attended an event for area planning, hosted by the Committee for Education in the Long Gallery, Parliament Buildings.
You can read the rest of the article here or listen to the interview below.
Committee Chairperson, Mr Mervyn Storey MLA, explains what area planning means and how will it affect our schools:
The Education Bill was introduced into the Assembly on 2 October 2012. The Bill completed its Second Stage on 15 October 2012. The Committee Stage of the Bill concluded on 8 April 2013.