§ 23. Mr. Purchase
To ask the Secretary of State for Education what further plans he has to meet organisations representing teachers to discuss the implementation of the national curriculum.
§ 28. Mr. Lidington
To ask the Secretary of State for Education when he next expects to meet representatives of the Professional Association of Teachers to discuss the national curriculum.
§ Mr. Forth
My right hon. Friend has no plans for such a meeting. The Professional Association of Teachers has been invited to make its views known to Sir Ron Dearing, the chairman designate of the School Curriculum and Assessment Authority, who is conducting a review of the national curriculum and assessment.
§ Mr. Jim Cunningham
To ask the Secretary of State for Education what plans he has to hold further discussions with parent governors and teachers on the national curriculum.