The 'Let Our Kids Be Kids' campaign wants parents to keep their children off school saying they are "over-tested and over-worked".Read the full story ›
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan was heckled several times during a speech to the National Association of Head Teachers annual conference.Read the full story ›
The education secretary told a select committee that her department's work will not be done until literacy and numeracy skills are improved.Read the full story ›
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan wants to turn 18,600 state schools into academies but critics are against the plan. This is why.Read the full story ›
Nicky Morgan has told teachers the proposal will not be "pulled back" but insisted that it would empower them and improve standards.Read the full story ›
Women's Minister Nicky Morgan said that the government's gender pay gap league tables is to promote transparency in the workplace.
She said that firms should "think very hard" about female representation in the workplace, particularly in senior positions.
"Why would any company want to miss out on 50 per cent of the talent that is available?" she said in an interview with Good Morning Britain.
She added that as Education Secretary, she wanted to encourage girls to be informed and encouraged in school on subjects that are "traditionally seen as more male dominated."
If we want to see true equality and opportunity, things like attacking the gender pay gap, having that transparency about what companies and public sector organisations are paying their male and female employees is critical in changing some very outdated notions that we still have.
Schools should be able to decide whether to ban Muslim girls from wearing face veils in lessons, Education Secretary Nicky Morgan said.Read the full story ›
Education Security says there is 'no obligation' for schools to teach athiesm as part of religious studiesRead the full story ›
Ofsted told to prepare cases against 18 unregistered schools, including three shut down last week in Birmingham.Read the full story ›
George Osborne is listening to concerns over his controversial plan to cut tax credits, Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has said.Read the full story ›