Meetings

Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children

This page gives details of any meetings held which will, or did, discuss the matter, and includes links to the relevant Papers, Agendas and Minutes.

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Meeting: 15/02/2017 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 4)

4 Letter from the Cabinet Secretary for Education - additional information following meeting on 12 January

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Meeting: 01/02/2017 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 4)

4 Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - Additional information from Estyn

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Meeting: 01/02/2017 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 6)

Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - consideration of key issues

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Subject to a few minor amendments the Committee agreed the report.


Meeting: 12/01/2017 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 5)

5 Additional information from Trudy Aspinwall following meeting on 8 December for inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children

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Meeting: 12/01/2017 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 5)

5 Letter from Dr Jonathan Brentnall - additional information following meeting on 30 November for the inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children

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Meeting: 12/01/2017 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 2)

2 Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - evidence session 6

Welsh Government

 

Kirsty Williams AM, Cabinet Secretary for Education

Steve Davies, Director, Education Directorate

Stephen Gear, Head of Supporting Achievement and Safeguarding

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The Committee heard evidence from the Cabinet Secretary for Education.

 

The Cabinet Secretary agreed to provide a note on Education Performance Framework and specifically if it is intended to replace the ‘Outcomes Framework’


Meeting: 08/12/2016 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 4)

4 Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - evidence session 5

Association of Directors of Education in Wales and Welsh Local Government Association

 

Dr Chris Llewelyn, Deputy Chief Executive, Director of Lifelong Learning, Leisure and Information – WLGA

Nick Batchelar, Director of the Association of Directors of Education in Wales

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The Committee heard evidence from the WLGA and ADEW.


Meeting: 08/12/2016 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 3)

3 Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - evidence session 4

Regional Consortia

 

Gill James, Central South Joint Education Service

Helen Morgan-Rees, Head of Eastern Hub – Education through Regional Working (ERW)

Martin Dacey, Head of Gwent Education Minority Ethnic Service (GEMS) – Education Achievement Service for South East Wales (EAS)

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The Committee heard evidence from the Regional Consortia. ERW agreed to provide a note on the provision for Gypsy Roma Travellers.  


Meeting: 08/12/2016 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 2)

2 Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - evidence session 3

Trudy Aspinwall, Senior Programme Officer - Save the Children’s Travelling Ahead Project

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The Committee heard evidence from Trudy Aspinwall from the Travelling Ahead Programme at Save the Children. Trudy agreed to provide the results of the survey of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller young people.


Meeting: 30/11/2016 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 3)

3 Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - evidence session 2

Dr Jonathan Brentnall, Education Consultant

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The Committee heard evidence from Dr Jonathan Brentnall.


Meeting: 30/11/2016 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 2)

2 Inquiry into Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children - evidence session 1

Estyn

Meilyr Rowlands, HM Chief Inspector

Claire Morgan, Strategic Director

Farrukh Khan, HM Inspector

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The Committee heard evidence from Estyn. They agreed to provide a note on schools where good practise in supporting Gypsy Traveller pupils was not being followed.


Meeting: 02/11/2016 - Children, Young People and Education Committee - Fifth Senedd (Item 3)

3 Letter from the Chair to Cabinet Secretary for Education - Education Improvement Grant: Gypsy, Roma and Traveller, and Minority Ethnic Children

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