Student debates with a difference. Young people in years 7-13 will gain a fantastic insight into how Parliament works as they run their own debate in the Palace of Westminster.
These lively debates encourage active student participation while following rules and conventions of debate used in either the House of Commons or House of Lords.
In the grand setting of a parliamentary committee room:
Please note students are required to research their debate topic and write and practise their speeches in advance of their visit.
Upon request your Student Parliament can be combined with a visit to a public gallery to watch a Commons or Lords debate, if available.
The final dates for our Student Parliaments in 2013 have been announced. They will be held, using the procedures and rules stated, as follows:
The on-line booking application will be availble from the beginning of September 2013.
Education Service Houses of Parliament London SW1A 2TT020 7219 email@example.com Monday - 5pm Friday
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Our visit programmes are designed to support citizenship education, political literacy and the national curricula across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.