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MINUTES OF EVIDENCE

TAKEN BEFORE THE EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT COMMITTEE (EDUCATION SUB-COMMITTEE)

WEDNESDAY 25 APRIL 2001


Members present:


Mr Barry Sheerman, in the Chair
Charlotte AtkinsDr Evan Harris
Valerie DaveyHelen Jones






CONTENTS

Examination of Witness

MS GILL HAYNES, OBE, Chief Executive, National Childminding Association, examined.

Question Number

1 - 9



Memorandum from Handsworth Community Nursery (EYF 05)



Examination of Witness

MS PAM BOLTON, Nursery Manager, Handsworth Community Nursery, Sheffield, examined.

Question Number

10 - 19

20 - 34



Letter to the Chairman of the Sub-Committee from Rosemary Roberts, PEEP Director (EYF 01)



Examination of Witness

MS ROSEMARY ROBERTS, OBE, Director, Peers Early Education Partnership, Oxford, examined.

Question Number

35 - 39

40 - 43



Examination of Witness

DR MARGY WHALLEY, Director of Research, Pen Green Centre, examined.

Question Number

44 - 55



Examination of Witnesses

DR RICHARD DORRANCE, Chief Executive, and MS SAVITA AYLING, Director, Early Years National Training Organisation, examined.

Question Number

56 - 59

60 - 64



Memorandum from Professor Helen Penn, University of East London (EYF 09)



Examination of Witness

PROFESSOR HELEN PENN, Professor of Early Childhood, University of East London, examined.

Question Number

65 - 69

70 - 83






WEDNESDAY 2 MAY 2001


Members present:


Mr Barry Sheerman, in the Chair
Charlotte AtkinsMr Nick St Aubyn
Helen Jones




Examination of Witnesses

MS MARGARET HODGE, MBE, a Member of the House, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Employment and Equal Opportunities, and MR ALAN CRANSTON, Divisional Manager, Early Years and Childcare Unit, Department for Education and Employment, examined.

Question Number

84 - 99

100 - 119

120 - 139

140 - 159

160 - 163



Supplementary memorandum from the Department for Education and Employment (EYF 19)


 
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