Donald (Don) FOSTER

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-03-31
Education Lancaster Royal GS, Keele Univ (BA, CertEd), Univ of Bath (MEd)
Books & Publications Publications Resource Based Learning in Science (1979), Science with Gas (1981), Aspects of Science (1984), Reading About Science (1984), Nuffield Science (1986), Teaching Science 11-13 (jt ed, 1987), Education: Investing in Education (1994), Making the Right Start: Nursery Education and Care (1994), From the Three Rs to the Three Cs: A Personal View of Education (2003)
Recreations classical music, travel, sport
Clubs N/A
Style The Rt Hon Don Foster, Esq, MP
Career science teacher Sevenoaks Sch 1969-75, science project dir Resources for Learning Devpt Unit Avon Educn Authy 1975-80, lectr in educn Univ of Bristol 1980-89, mgmnt conslt Pannell Kerr Forster 1989-92; cncllr Cabot Ward Avon CC 1981-89 (chm Educn Ctee 1987-89), Parly candidate (Alliance) Bristol E 1987, MP (Lib Dem) Bath 1992-; Lib Dem spokesman on: educn and trg 1992-94, educn and employment 1994-99, environment, tport, regions and social justice 1999-2001, tport, local govt and regions 2001-02, tport 2002-03, culture, media and sport 2003-; Parly under sec of state for communities and local govt 2012-, chief whip (Lib Dem) 2013, dep chief whip (govt) 2013; memb Parly Office of Sci and Technol 1992-94, memb Educn and Employment Select Ctee 1996-99; vice-chm: Nat Campaign for Nursery Educn 1993-98 (pres 1998-2001), Br Assoc for Central and Eastern Europe 1994-97; hon pres Br Youth Cncl 1993-99; hon fell Bath Coll of HE; CPhys, MInstP
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