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Reasons to be Cheerful in Education 

With the longest darkest night of the year just a month away; staff tired with loads to do in what is the usual mad busy Christmas Term, it is all too easy to become a bit negative.  528 more words


Education Bill scrapped: the local government impact

by Stacey Dingwall

This week saw the UK government officially drop plans for the Education Bill it announced during the Queen’s Speech earlier this year. Initially announced by then Chancellor George Osborne during last year’s Autumn Statement, the Bill would have seen all state schools in England removed from local authority control and forced to become academies by 2020. 583 more words

Government And Politics

Tories Drop Forced Academisation

In the 2015 Queen’s Speech the Tories said that they would introduce measures to academise more schools, believing that academies, in and of themselves, were inherently good. 543 more words
UK Politics

Employers will 'not be named and shamed' in foreign workers count

A minister said companies won’t be forced to reveal the number of foreign workers they employ to the public in a possible Tory u-turn.

Education Secretary, Justine Greening, said UK employers will not be ‘named and shamed’ in a bid to protect British jobs. 386 more words


What A Wonderful World

During the week Miss Piggy (aka Justine Greening), Secretary in a State about Education made a speech to the Muppet Party Conference in Birmingham. … 538 more words

General Rants And Raves

Why the Government’s ‘back to the future’ approach to education won’t work

Following Justine Greening’s speech at the Conservative Party Labour conference yesterday, Patrick Ainley, author of Betraying a generation: How education is failing young people reflects on the state of English Education under Theresa May’s government. 874 more words

Author Blog

Hunt and Greening: We will give you more choice in health and education

The focus this afternoon at Conservative Party Conference was around a One Nation agenda – with the secretaries of state for Health and for Education both addressing the party faithful. 958 more words

Conservative Party Conference 2016