Secretary of State for Education


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Secretary of State for Education

The head of HM Department of Education, which is the department of the British government responsible for schools and other services for children up to the age of 19. He/she advises the government on education policy. The secretary is appointed by the monarch on the advice of the prime minister.
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In England he will meet with Secretary of State for Education Damian Hinds and visit the Education Institute at the University College London, one of the worlds leading education faculties.
Ahmed bin Mohammed Al-Issa met here today with British Secretary of State for Education, Damien Hinds.
Justine Greening was Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities from July 2016 to January 2018.
Angela Rayner MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Education, said: "Liz Truss seems to think it is OK to gamble with our children's futures but our kids deserve better than being used as guinea pigs in a failed experiment.
SECRETARY of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities, Justine Greening's proposal for radical changes to the Gender Recognition Act 2004 which would make it illegal to prevent biological men from competing in women's sports or entering women's changing facilities/toilets.
IT is hard to take seriously the views of Michael Gove when, as Secretary of State for Education, he asserted that all schools could be above average, even allowing for the fact that his subject is English rather than maths.
What we should remember is that Margaret Thatcher holds the record as Secretary of State for Education for closing and merging the most grammar schools for comprehensives.
Isle of Wight council leader Jonathan Bacon said he would contact Secretary of State for Education Justine Greening about the comments.
The site is currently subject to a lease with the council which will end when the Secretary of State for Education withdraws Woodlands' funding agreement.
Tony Blair's vision of academies when first introduced was to give extra money and teaching support to schools where children were not achieving the standard they should be, but Michael Gove, the Conservative Secretary of State for Education, allowed any school to apply to become an academy and offered them extra money to do so.
Nicky Morgan, Secretary of State for education, will be attending the event.
British Secretary of State for Education Nicky Morgan inaugurated the conference earlier today.
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