The Committee for Education will next meet at 10.00am on Wednesday 30 April in the Senate Chamber, Parliament Buildings.
The Committee will be briefed by the Department of Education and representatives from the Education and Library Boards on the provision of services for school children with visual impairments.
The Committee will also receive a briefing from Mr Michael Gilsenan on the School Vision project.
In closed session, the Committee will consider a draft report on its inquiry into the Education and Training Inspectorate and the School Improvement Process.
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.