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Michael Gove's speech to the Durand Academy

Michael Gove makes a speech at the Durand Academy in Stockwell, South London where he hails the successes of Durand and goes on to talk about the need to restore discipline in our schools nationally and the making of an 'educational underclass'.

Parliamentary debate on public disorder

Michael Gove winds up the emergency debate on public disorder. He tells the House that Britain will defend cherished values of hard work, self-discipline, aspiration, respectability and respect for others.

School Funding Reform

Michael Gove sets out Government plans to reform capital investment and schools revenue funding to ensure that education funding is better targeted, fairer and less bureaucratic.

Education Questions

Michael Gove answers MPs' questions on subjects including public examinations, industrial action, university technical colleges, music and academies.

School Closures (Thursday)

Michael Gove makes a statement on the school closures on Thursday and answers MPs' questions.

Michael Gove's speech to The Policy Exchange on Free Schools

As a nation, we are blessed with some of the best schools in the world. But at the same time, we also have too many that are still struggling. There are hundreds of primaries where the majority of children fail to reach an acceptable level in English and maths. Primaries where the majority of children leave ill-equipped to face the challenges ahead.

Education Questions

Michael Gove answers MPs' questions on topics including underperforming schools, free schools, academies and maintained school buildings.

Vocational Education

Michael Gove outlines the Government’s response to the recommendations made by Professor Alison Wolf in her report Review of Vocational Education.