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Education Committee

Commons Select Committee

The Education Committee scrutinises the work of the Department for Education, covering children’s social care, schools, colleges, the early years and higher education. The Committee also holds regular hearings with DfE’s arms-length bodies, including Ofsted, Ofqual and the Children’s Commissioner. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsEd

These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

View previous Education Committee website

Latest publications

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Letter from the Secretary of State for Education on the recruitment of the Chair of the Office for Students, 17 December
Letter from the Minister of State for School Standards on the appointment of an interim Chief Regulator of Ofqual, 22 December 2020
Letter from the Secretary of State for Education - Update on the Department for Education's response to COVID-19, 23 December 2020
Inquiry The impact of COVID-19 on education and children’s services
Committees Education Committee

Contact us

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  • Phone: (General Enquiries) 020 7219 2370 / For all media inquiries please contact Oliver Florence / 02072191679 and Nelson Idama / 0207 219 6585
  • Address: Education Committee, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA