AGM & report launch: Speak for Change Inquiry


Wednesday 28th April, 10.15 - 11.30am

Findings from the 'Speak for Change' Inquiry to close the language gap and improve the speaking skills of the next generation. 

This event is hosted by Emma Hardy MP (Chair of the Oracy All-Party Parliamentary Group) with a message of support from Robert Halfon MP (Chair of the Education Select Committee). Panellists include:

  • Dame Rachel De Souza (Children’s Commissioner for England)
  • Wes Streeting MP (Shadow Schools Minister)
  • Tom Hunt MP (Education Select Committee Member)
  • Geoff Barton (General Secretary, Association of School and College Leaders)
  • Matthew Percival (Director of People & Skills, CBI)
  • Jessica Oghenegweke (Social Mobility Commissioner)
  • Riyaz Laher (Executive Headteacher, Madani Schools)
  • Lamide Odanye (Youth Advisor & Co-founder of LIVE)


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