6 Things We Learned In Today’s Education Question Time

At today’s Education Question Time the education ministerial line-up took questions on several topics, including the benefit of private schools, teacher recruitment and what to do about early years provision.

Labour also stuck to lines of attack on careers education, with a secondary focus on private schools. The coalition stuck to talking up what has been done in the past few years: more school places, school buildings, and getting teachers into challenging areas.

Between the staid lines a few extra useful nuggets were revealed: