Education Secretary


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Noun1.Education Secretary - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Education; "Carter appointed Shirley Hufstedler as the first Secretary of Education"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
2.Education Secretary - the position of the head of the Education Department; "the post of Education Secretary was created in 1979"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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An inspirational pupil from the North-East has been awarded a prize for his success at school and contribution to the wider community by the Education Secretary Damian Hinds today (Monday 26 February).
The meeting was attended by Education Minister Jam Mehtab Dahar, Planning and Development Chairperson Mohammad Waseem, Principal Secretary to the CM Sohail Rajput, Schools Education Secretary Iqbal Durani and other concerned officers.
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon and Education Secretary Justine Greening insisted the information was aimed at improving Government investment in skills training, and said it would never be made public or used for "naming and shaming.
Tory rebels joined Labour in a storm of protest in the Commons as the plans were formally announced by Education Secretary Justine Greening yesterday.
The Department of Education has not revoked an order requiring teachers to make daily lesson logs but Education Secretary Leonor Briones is willing to hold consultations to address teachers' concerns on the matter.
Sir Michael Wilshaw, national head of the inspection service, has written to Education Secretary Nicky Morgan to warn: "The situation remains fragile".
King, who became education secretary in January after Arne Duncan stepped down, added that he thought standardized testing had become excessive in many parts of the U.
Education Secretary Nicky Morgan said the reforms would mean the "biggest step towards fairer funding in over a decade", ending a situation where a school in one area can receive over 50 per cent more than one with a similar mix of pupils in a different part of the country.
KARACHI -- The anti-corruption court on Friday issued arrest warrants for Sindh Education Secretary Fazlullah Pechuho for misuse of authority.
Duncan is one of only a few members remaining from President Barack Obama's original cabinet, and has been the longest-serving education secretary in the nation's history.
Analysis by Labour of Department for Education statistics reveals the 49,120 figure is up 3,480 on the previous year and presents a major recruitment headache for Education Secretary Nicky Morgan.
EDUCATION Secretary Nicky Morgan has been accused of "hypocrisy" after urging more free schools to open after closing one down in the North East.

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