The Northern Ireland Assembly is in Recess. The Business Committee will meet on the 1st of September and the First Plenary Sitting is the 7th of September.

Forward Work Programme

Below you can find out what's on the Committee's agenda in the coming months.
Items to be scheduled are listed below.

Date

Agenda
 

 

 Summer Recess

To commence 4 July 2015

 

2 September 2015

Parliament Buildings

Open Session

 Strategic planning  session - 2/9/15

 

9 September 2015

Parliament Buildings

Open Session

 SEND   Bill – Committee Stage

Informal clause by clause scrutiny

16 September 2015

Parliament Buildings

Open Session

 SEND   Bill – Committee Stage

Informal clause by clause scrutiny

23 September 2015

Parliament Buildings

Open Session

 SEND   Bill – Committee Stage

Formal clause by clause scrutiny

 

30 September 2015

Parliament Buildings

Open Session

 SEND   Bill – Committee Stage

Agree Committee Stage Report

DE update - PfG; Business Plan tbc

October Monitoring Round – DE brief tbc

7 October 2015

Stranmillis University College

Open/Closed Session

 Dr Ian Shuttleworth – Special Adviser – FSME and school funding  - closed session

Teacher Education - Stranmillis University College tbc

Draft position paper – promotion of STEM in schools – closed session - tbc

14 October 2015

Parliament Buildings

Open Session

DE briefing - Teacher Education Strategy / Teacher Continuous Professional Development tbc

21 October 2015

Parliament Buildings

Open Session

CCEA update - Levels of Progression / GCSE Specification tbc

Draft position paper - promotion of STEM in schools - closed session - tbc

 

Please note: The following are to be scheduled

 SEND Bill stakeholder event

Stakeholder event - Levels of Progression

Independent Review of Home to School Transport - DE consultation briefing

DE oral briefing OECD report on evaluation and assessment – timing tbc

Visit to ESaGS TV in NEELB Antrim  - post-Easter 2015 tbc

 

Consideration of  Issues papers: Vision (October 2015)

DE oral briefing – IME post-primary strategy

Ballycastle High and Cross & Passion schools visit – timing tbc

DE oral briefing - PPP/PFI Legacy and the way forward

Informal meeting with Armagh Shared Education group – timing tbc

Professors Knox and  Borooah  UU briefing – Attainment



Pushkin Trust - informal briefing – timing tbc

Ulster Bank - informal briefing – timing tbc

Parenting NI – informal briefing – parental consultation platform

Mental Toughness – informal briefing – timing tbc

SEND Bill - informal meeting - Association of Educational Psychologists

 

CBI NI briefing on its Step Change Report – timing tbc

Visit to Down High School - timing tbc

Anti-Bullying Bill - introduction timescale not confirmed

 Shared Education Bill - introduction timescale not confirmed

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