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- Haringey v the hit squad. Milne, Kirsty // New Statesman;6/14/96, Vol. 125 Issue 4288, p20
Reports on British Education Secretary Gillian Shephard's plan to close down the Langham School in London, England. Background on the school's administrative and academic shortcomings; School as representative of Tottenham's social conditions; Labour Party-dominated school council's efforts to...
- Delay on teachers' pensions is costly. // Public Finance;02/21/97, p3
Reports that the decision by British Education Secretary Gillian Shephard to delay implementing rules on early retirement for teachers will cost local education authorities in Great Britain 22 million pound.
- Editorial. Brown, Richard // Teaching History;Jan95, Issue 78, p2
Editorial. Discusses some important topics concerning the subject of history and developments in the field of its study in Britain. Interim and final report of the History Working Party; History Order; Dearing review; Applause for the appointment of Gillian Shepherd as the education minister...
- Civil servants join the real world. Johnston, Ian // Management Today;Mar96, p5
Opinion. Discusses the changes taking place in civil servant jobs. Job change due to Financial Management Initiative introducing professional managerialism; Information on Gillian Shephard, head of the Department for Education and Employment (DFEE); Benefits of delayering in the Civil Service;...
- EU reforms will cost many jobs in UK's sugar industry. Green, David; Riley, Jonathan // Farmers Weekly;10/15/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 16, p7
Discusses the effects of European Union reforms on the sugar industry in Great Britain. Remarks of Norfolk, England member of parliament Gillian Shephard regarding the reforms; Importance of the sugar industry to Norfolk; Information on the reforms.
- Shephard hits back at skills gap criticism. // People Management;11/30/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p15
Argues on the charge that the education and training system in Europe produced poorly skilled workers. Reactions of Gillian Shephard, secretary of state for education and employment, regarding the accusation; Launching of two initiatives for education and training system evaluation; Findings of...
- ...10 million boost for UK food marketing. // Dairy Industries International;Jul94, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p6
Reports on British Agriculture Minister Gillian Shephard's announcement of a 10 million British pound scheme to improve marketing in the food and farming sector. Details of the scheme; Grant towards the cost of an outside director.
- Employment and young people. // Workplace Learning & Skills Bulletin;7/1/2013, Issue 82, p8
The article informs that Baroness Shephard, chairman of the Association of Conservative Peers, made a proposal in the House of Lords of the parliament of Great Britain regarding preparation of young people for workplace to enable them to realise their aspirations. It also informs that according...
- Modern Languages in Schools. Coryton, Demitri; Grimmett, Helen; Hargreaves, Arabella; Marshall, Michael; Waterman, Chris // Children's Services Parliamentary Monitor;Nov2007, Issue 13, p587
The article reports on the debate about modern foreign languages at the British House of Lords on November 19, 2007. Lord Andrew Adonis said the government were implementing recommendations on the take-up of modern languages by training primary school language teachers. Lord Charles Randolph...