Education Bill

AMENDMENTS
TO BE MOVED
ON THIRD READING

Before Clause 20

LORD WILLIS OF KNARESBOROUGH

 

Insert the following new Clause—

“The school technology policy

(1) The head teacher shall formulate a policy for the use of, and teaching of technology (including information and communication technology) in the curriculum of the school (“the technology policy”) for adoption by the governing body.

(2) The head teacher shall take into consideration any advice about the use of or teaching of technology (including information and communication technology) issued by the Secretary of State.

(3) The head teacher shall review the technology policy every school year and shall formulate any necessary changes to the technology policy for adoption by the governing body.

(4) The head teacher shall implement the technology policy adopted by the governing body.

(5) The governing body shall—

(a) consider the technology policy formulated by the head teacher and adopt it, with or without modifications, or remit it to the head teacher for reformulation;

(b) consider any advice issued by the Secretary of State;

(c) monitor, evaluate and review the implementation of the technology policy; and

(d) consider and adopt, with or without modifications, or reject any changes to the technology policy proposed by the head teacher.”

Schedule 12

LORD HILL OF OAREFORD

 

Page 115, line 29, after “membership” insert—

“(ba) the members to include—

(i) staff and students at the institution, and

(ii) in the case of a sixth form college corporation, parents of students at the institution aged under 19,”

Prepared 8th November 2011