Agenda and minutes
Education Panel
Thursday 17 November 2016 2.00 pm

Venue: Chamber, City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA. View directions

Contact: Shumus Mattar, Telephone: 020 7983 4011; email:  [email protected]; Minicom: 020 7983 4458. 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Chair's Announcements

To receive any apologies for absence and any announcements from the Chair.

Minutes:

1.1  Apologies for absence were received from Assembly Member Badenoch.

2.

Declarations of Interests pdf icon PDF 84 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

Contact:  Shumus Mattar, [email protected], 020 7983 4011

 

The Panel is recommended to:

 

(a)  Note the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Agenda item 2, be noted as disclosable pecuniary interests;

 

(b)  Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any disclosable pecuniary interests in specific items listed on the agenda and the necessary action taken by the Member(s) regarding withdrawal following such declaration(s); and

 

(c)  Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any other interests deemed to be relevant (including any interests arising from gifts and hospitality received which are not at the time of the meeting reflected on the Authority’s register of gifts and hospitality, and noting also the advice from the GLA’s Monitoring Officer set out at Agenda Item 2) and to note any necessary action taken by the Member(s) following such declaration(s).

Minutes:

2.1  Resolved:

 

That the list of offices held by Assembly Member, as set out in the table at agenda item 2, be noted as disclosable pecuniary interests.

 

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 81 KB

The Panel is recommended to confirm the minutes of the meeting of the of the Panel held on 14 September 2016 to be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1  Resolved:

 

That the minutes of the meeting held on 14 September 2016 be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

 

4.

Summary List of Actions pdf icon PDF 53 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

4.1  The Panel received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

 

4.2  Resolved:

 

That the outstanding action arising from a previous meeting of the Panel, and the letter from the Mayor be noted.

 

5.

Teacher Recruitment and Retention in London pdf icon PDF 68 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

5.1  The Panel received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat as background to putting questions to invited guests on Teacher Recruitment and Retention in London. 

 

5.2  The Chair welcomed the following invited guests to the meeting:

 

·  Martin Powell–Davies, Regional Secretary, London National Union of Teachers

·  Stuart Merritt, the Compton School and London Representative – Teaching Schools Council ;

·  Karen Wespieser, Head of Impact, National Foundation for Education Research; and

·  Caroline Boswell, Head of Education and Youth, Greater London Authority

 

5.3  A transcript of the discussion is attached at Appendix 1.

 

5.4  Resolved:

 

That the report and discussion be noted.

 

6.

Education Panel Work Programme 2016/17 pdf icon PDF 67 KB

Minutes:

6.1  The Panel received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

 

6.2  Resolved:

 

(a)  That that Panel’s updated work programme for 2016/17 be agreed  including a change to the topic for the February 2017 meeting; and

 

(b)  That the proposed topic for the next meeting, as set out at section 4 of the report, be agreed.

 

 

 

7.

Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Panel is scheduled for 9 February 2016 at 2.00pm in the Chamber, City Hall.

Minutes:

7.1  The next meeting of the Panel was scheduled for 9 February 2017 at 2.00pm in the Chamber, City Hall.

 

8.

Any Other Business the Chair Considers Urgent

Minutes:

8.1  There was no urgent business.

 

9.

Close of Meeting

Minutes:

9.1  The meeting ended at 4:10pm.