Department for Education: live consultations of all current consultation exercises being conducted by the Department for Education.en-gb© Crown copyright. for Education Funding for school admission appeals <p>Consultation on the proposed change to the &lsquo;Scheme for financing schools&rsquo; statutory guidance regarding funding for admission appeals.</p> index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2034&external=no Thu, 05 Nov 2015 09:30:00 GMT index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2034&external=no Implementing the English Baccalaureate <p><span style="font-size: medium;">The proposals set out in this consultation form part of the government&rsquo;s plan to give children the best possible start in life.&nbsp;The government is setting higher standards in the education system so that all young people, regardless of their background, have the skills, knowledge and character to succeed. </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium;">All children should have the opportunity to benefit from a rigorous education in core academic subjects that help to keep options open for further study and work.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2015&external=no Tue, 03 Nov 2015 13:00:00 GMT index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2015&external=no GCSE and A level reform: geology and politics, PE short course <p>Consultation on further additional GCSE and A level content to be reformed for first teaching from 2017.</p> index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2029&external=no Tue, 03 Nov 2015 09:30:00 GMT index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2029&external=no Children's social care providers: fee increase proposals <p>We are seeking views on the proposed changes to secondary legislation to increase the inspection and registration fees Ofsted charge children&rsquo;s social care providers.</p> index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2027&external=no Tue, 03 Nov 2015 09:00:00 GMT index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2027&external=no Intervening in failing, underperforming and coasting schools <p>We are seeking views on the government&rsquo;s proposals to address underperformance in local authority maintained schools.</p> index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2019&external=no Wed, 21 Oct 2015 08:30:00 GMT index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2019&external=no Paediatric first aid: EYFS statutory framework amendments <p>We are seeking views on proposals to require newly qualified level 2 or 3 early years staff to have a full or emergency Paediatric First Aid certificate before inclusion in the required adult: child ratios in nurseries.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2024&external=no Thu, 15 Oct 2015 15:30:00 GMT index.cfm?action=consultationDetails&consultationId=2024&external=no