Gerald Howarth – 2015 Parliamentary Question to the Department for Education

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Gerald Howarth on 2015-02-10.

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what guidance she has given to Ofsted about age-appropriate questioning of pupils regarding sexuality and transsexualism during inspections.

Mr David Laws

No guidance has been given by the Department for Education on this matter as the issuing of guidance to Ofsted inspectors is a matter for Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw.