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Greg Clark new universities minister

Greg Clark replaces David Willetts as the minister for universities and science, in the cabinet reshuffle.
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Childcare Minister Liz Truss refuses extra funds for threatened nurseries

It would be “invidious” of the Government to save hundreds of outstanding nursery schools facing closure because of funding changes, Childcare Minister Liz Truss told an all-party committee of MPs today.









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Minister attacks myth of girls’ jobs

A government minister is set to challenge a “persistent and debilitating myth that girls don’t do science”.
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Schools Minister David Laws calls for a period of calm for teachers

Teachers need a period of calm and consensus in education rather than a “permanent revolution”, Schools Minister David Laws said today.









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VIDEO: Minister Laws backs education plans

Minister David Laws on why he changes should go ahead
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Education minister Elizabeth Truss to travel to Shanghai to find out secrets behind maths success

The UK will suffer economic decline if attitudes towards maths do not change, according to Elizabeth Truss.


    








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Schools should stay open 8-6 to help parents with childcare, says Education Minister Elizabeth Truss

Schools should be “open all hours” to offer parents the kind of childcare choice that fits in with modern living, the Government declared on Thursday.


    








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Schools nurseries should stay open 8-6 to help parents with childcare, says Education Minister Elizabeth Truss

Schools should be “open all hours” to offer parents the kind of childcare choice that fits in with modern living, the Government declared on Thursday.


    








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Minister attacks starved boy review

Children’s Minister Edward Timpson strongly criticises a report that says a four-year-old Bradford boy starved to death after being let down by “national systems”.
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Video: Education Minister David Willets on going to university

Universities Minister David Willetts says going to university “massively improves your chances of getting a job” and reveals what he got at A-Level.


    








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