Committee for Education

Welcome to the Home Page of the Committee for Education. The Committee was established to advise and assist the Minister of Education, Peter Weir MLA on matters within his responsibility. The Committee undertakes a scrutiny, policy development and consultation role with respect to the Department for Education and plays a key role in the consideration and development of legislation. The Committee Chairperson is Barry McElduff MLA.

Here you will find information about the Committee membership and the work of the Committee.

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The Committee for Education will hold its next meeting on Wednesday 28 September 2016 at 10:00am in Room 30, Parliament Buildings. 

The Committee expects to receive an oral briefing from the Department of Education on its October Monitoring Round bids.

The Committee will also receive a briefing from the Department on the feedback to the consultation on the draft pupil Attendance Strategy.

The Committee will receive an introductory briefing from the Northern Ireland Commission for Catholic Education.

Contact the Committee

Committee Clerk: Peter McCallion

Room 428, Parliament Buildings,
Belfast,BT4 3XX

Tel: (028) 9052 1821

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