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Christine Gilbert
Christine Gilbert CBE was the Head of Ofsted (HMCI) also known as Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Schools In England, Her Majesty's Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills between October 2006 and 30 June 2011. Early life Gilbert (née McGinty) came from an Irish Catholic working-class family and went to a convent school in London. She studied English and History at the University of Reading. Career Gilbert trained as a history teacher, "and I couldn't get over the fact that there were children of 14 or 15 in front of me who couldn't read," so took an Open University reading diploma to learn what she should do. At the age of 32, she became head of Whitmore High School, and then promoted to Director of Education for the London Borough of Harrow. She became head of London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets Education Services in 1997 where those gaining General Certificate of Secondary Education or equivalent at good grades (A*-C) was raised to 56% from 2 ...
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Ofsted
The Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills (Ofsted) is a non-ministerial department Non-ministerial government departments (NMGDs) are a type of Departments of the Government of the United Kingdom, department of the Government of the United Kingdom that deal with matters for which direct political oversight has been judged unneces ... of the UK government The Government of the United Kingdom, domestically referred to as Her Majesty's Government, is the central government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
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Tony McNulty
Anthony James McNulty (born 3 November 1958) is a British politician who was the Labour Party (UK), Labour Member of Parliament (MP) for Harrow East (UK Parliament constituency), Harrow East from 1997 United Kingdom general election, 1997 to 2010 United Kingdom general election, 2010. During his ministerial career, which began in 2003, he was Minister for London and later Minister of State for Employment and Welfare Reform at the Department for Work and Pensions. He resigned his position on 5 June 2009 after allegations in the press regarding his expenses. Background, education and early political career His father migrated to England from County Donegal, Ireland. McNulty was educated at the Salvatorian College, Salvatorian College, Wealdstone and at Stanmore College, Stanmore Sixth Form College. He graduated from the University of Liverpool with a Bachelor of Arts, BA in Political Theory and Institutions and an Master of Arts, MA in Political Science from Virginia Polytechnic ...
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