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Exclusive: Michael Gove still driving education policy despite being out of the job, says Lib Dem

Michael Gove, the former Education Secretary is still driving the Conservatives’ education policy rather than his successor Nicky Morgan, according her Liberal Democrat deputy.









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School chosen by David Cameron and Michael Gove may have broken rules on requests for cash

An investigation has been launched into claims that the state school chosen by David Cameron and Michael Gove for their children may have breached strict rules which ban state schools asking for financial donations from prospective parents.









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Sacked Education Secretary Michael Gove still sees papers via allies allowing him to ‘back-seat drive’ department

Michael Gove is still receiving copies of the Secretary of State for Education’s paperwork in his red box every night despite being sacked from that job six months ago, it was claimed last night.









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Patricia Sowter: Academy head praised by Gove suspended over ‘exam fixing’

The headteacher of the first academy primary school in England has been suspended over allegations of gross misconduct.









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‘Hove vs Gove’ campaign victory: Parents derail ‘academies bandwagon’

Parents who ran a “Hove vs Gove” campaign against plans to turn their local comprehensive into an academy were celebrating a landmark victory today.









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Sir Chris Woodhead interview: Former head of Osted and scourge of the teaching profession on academies, Michael Gove and motor neurone disease – ‘For those who thought that I was finished – I’ve got news for you’

A wry smile forms on former Chief Schools Inspector Sir Chris Woodhead’s lips as he contemplates one of the lesser-known consequences of his illness.









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An unhelpful epitaph for Gove

Will a report on “Islamicising” some schools be Gove’s epitaph?
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Michael Gove: Radical, controversial, divisive

The legacy of education’s great divider
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VIDEO: Gove: New job ‘wrench but privilege’

Education Secretary Michael Gove says that he has mixed emotions about starting his new role as chief whip.
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VIDEO: What did Gove do for education?

The BBC’s Alex Forsyth gauged reaction to Michael Gove’s work as education secretary.
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