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The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State explains why the voice of young people is so important in the development of Government policy.
Speech Tim Loughton, 09 March 2011
The Children's Minister talks about the importance of innovation in the voluntary and community sector.
Speech Tim Loughton, 08 March 2011
The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Schools speaks to the NGA about the principles that underpin the Government's approach to school improvement.
Speech Lord Hill of Oareford CBE, 02 March 2011
Sarah Teather announces proposals including a new system to replace statements and improved support for children without statements.
Press notice 09 March 2011
The Department has today published Professor Alison Wolf's review of vocational education which highlights the need for a fresh approach to a range of qualifications.
Press notice 03 March 2011
The Secretary of State for Education has written to local authorities today asking for their plans to improve schools below the floor standards in their area.
News 01 March 2011