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Friday 29 January 2016
Schools across England will take part in a study to help measure our progress in reading.
Thursday 16 November 2017
Views sought on support for disadvantaged pupils.
School Standards Minister speaks at the National Association of School Business Management National Conference.
Apprenticeships and Skills Minister Anne Milton addresses the Assocation of Colleges Conference 2017 (Tuesday 14 November)
The Year of Engineering will see government and industry offer young people across the UK a million direct experiences of engineering in a major push to tackle skills gap.
Tuesday 14 November 2017
Cardiff University awarded research partnership for new What Works Centre
Staff at the National College for Teaching and Leadership and the Department for Education to form one team to support teachers at every stage of their career.
Monday 13 November 2017
Example menus developed with nutrition experts to support early years providers
Friday 10 November 2017
Children's Minister appoints Alan Wood to lead work on improving residential care
Thursday 09 November 2017
Children and Families Minister Robert Goodwill makes the keynote address at the Nursery World Business Summit in London (Wednesday 8 November)
Tuesday 07 November 2017
The Skills Minister sets out the vision for improved careers guidance during a speech at the Careers Education and Guidance Summit in London.
Monday 06 November 2017
Ian Bauckham to advise government on improving Relationships and Sex Education in schools.
Thursday 02 November 2017
Education Secretary opens the Institute for Teaching, urging the profession to embrace the high-quality training it will provide.
School Standards Minister speaks at the Freedom and Autonomy for Schools National Association (FASNA) autumn conference (Thursday 2 November).
Wednesday 01 November 2017
New training for foster carers announced as part of a new strategy to improve the care of unaccompanied children
Tuesday 31 October 2017
Lord Agnew speaks at the 2017 North Academies Conference.
Government to review how to extend technical education reforms to higher levels
Monday 30 October 2017
Justine Greening announced new pilot programmes to employ teachers flexibly, and coaching schemes for women working in education.
Thursday 26 October 2017
Justine Greening celebrates the official opening of new buildings at her old high school in Rotherham.
Universities Minister pledges £15m funding for new engineering institution
Tuesday 24 October 2017
Secretary of State for Education speaks at the Teach First annual conference (Tuesday 24 October).
Justine Greening addresses teachers at Teach First conference.
First ever recruitment round opens to find National Leaders of Further Education
Funding will improve the quality of PE and sport provision in our schools, helping children to be healthy and active
New MP ambassadors appointed to champion apprenticeship programme
Monday 23 October 2017
The Secretary of State has appointed Richard Pennycook to be Lead Non-Executive Board Member
Thursday 19 October 2017
School Standards Minister speaks at the launch of the 'The Question of Knowledge'
Schools Standards Minister celebrates the success of young people learning the most spoken language in the world.
The postgraduate teaching apprenticeship will offer top graduates an alternative route into the profession
Universities Minister states ambition for free speech at university.
Monday 16 October 2017
Minister attends global skills competition for young people from 65 countries.
Thursday 12 October 2017
Children's Minister launches multi-million pound support package to improve the lives of vulnerable children
Wednesday 11 October 2017
Names of academy leaders elected to headteacher boards announced
Biggest ever overhaul of technical education to deliver a skills revolution for Brexit Britain.
Britain is to become the safest place in the world to be online thanks to new proposals announced today by Culture Secretary Karen Bradley.
Tuesday 10 October 2017
The ethnicity facts and figures website brings together information from across government about how ethnicity affects people's everyday lives.
Monday 09 October 2017
Education Secretary visits Doncaster to launch new technical education college
Education Secretary launches plans to raise education standards and broaden the horizons of young people in areas struggling with social mobility.
Sunday 01 October 2017
Education Secretary outlines plans to provide opportunity for all and ensure we have the skills needed for a modern, post-Brexit economy.
Friday 29 September 2017
The Prime Minister has announced Sir Theodore Agnew will take up a role as minister in the Lords at the Department for Education.