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Press release: Education Secretary visits Derby on opportunity areas tour

Press release: Education Secretary visits Derby on opportunity areas tour

HM Government February 7, 2017 0

Education Secretary Justine Greening visited Derby on Thursday 2 February, 1 of 12 opportunity areas aimed at boosting education, skills and opportunity in social mobility ‘cold spots’. Ms Greening visited the Derby Moor Community

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Press release: Preferred candidate for Chair of Office for Students announced

Press release: Preferred candidate for Chair of Office for Students announced

HM Government February 7, 2017 0

The Department for Education has today (7 February 2017) announced that Sir Michael Barber is the preferred candidate to become Chair of the Office for Students (OfS). Sir Michael was selected for the role

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Press release: Government launches first sale from the student loan book

Press release: Government launches first sale from the student loan book

HM Government February 6, 2017 0

The government has today (6 February 2017) announced that the process to start selling part of the English student loan book as previously announced and subsequently confirmed in the autumn statement in November, has

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Speech: Robert Halfon: BETT 2017 speech

Speech: Robert Halfon: BETT 2017 speech

HM Government February 1, 2017 0

On behalf of myself and the Secretary of State for Education, it’s a real pleasure for me to welcome you all to the Bett Show 2017. And in doing so I also welcome the

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Speech: Robert Halfon: careers speech at Westminster Academy

Speech: Robert Halfon: careers speech at Westminster Academy

HM Government January 31, 2017 0

I am delighted to have the opportunity today to talk to you about lifelong careers, which will play a significant part in this government’s industrial strategy. The Industrial Strategy Green Paper sets out the

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News story: Education Secretary visit to Arsenal football club

News story: Education Secretary visit to Arsenal football club

HM Government January 30, 2017 0

Education Secretary Justine Greening today (30 January 2017) visited Arsenal football club to mark the launch of a joint reading initiative between Arsenal in the Community and the University College London’s Institute of Education

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Press release: New report offers guidance to support disabled students

Press release: New report offers guidance to support disabled students

HM Government January 27, 2017 0

The Department for Education has today (27 January 2017) published a new report which provides best practice guidance to help universities, colleges and independent higher education providers support their disabled students. It will help

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Press release: Universities opt in to the Teaching Excellence Framework

Press release: Universities opt in to the Teaching Excellence Framework

HM Government January 27, 2017 0

Figures released today (Friday 27 January) have revealed that the vast majority of English universities have opted in to be assessed by the Department for Education’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Applications for the first

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Press release: Institute for Apprenticeships board members announced

Press release: Institute for Apprenticeships board members announced

HM Government January 27, 2017 0

Full details of how the Institute for Apprenticeships will operate have today (27 January 2017) been set out in an operational plan for consultation alongside the names of 8 members of the board appointed

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Press release: Annual report of the Chief Schools Adjudicator for England

Press release: Annual report of the Chief Schools Adjudicator for England

HM Government January 26, 2017 0

The annual report of the Chief Adjudicator, Ms Shan Scott, to the Secretary of State for Education, covering the period 1 September 2015 to 31 August 2016, is published today (26 January 2017). The

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