Primary Education News

16 Nov '14

News Immigration is changing character of UK schools, claims Iain Duncan Smith

Work and pensions secretary says report setting out the billions of pounds that EU migrants had added to the economy is sillyIain Duncan Smith, the work and pensions secretary, has said that non-English-speaking children are changing the character of British schools, as Ukip looks likely to gain its second MP in the Rochester & Strood byelection.The senior Conservative said an academic report setting out the billions of pounds that EU migrants had added to the economy was silly because it only looks at immigration in terms of the financial benefits to the economy. Continue reading...

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