Schools minister Nick Gibb heckled over academy plans

Nick Gibb, the school’s minister, has been heckled by teachers and school leaders as he defended government plans to turn all schools in England into academies. To jeers of “rubbish”, Mr Gibb told the Association of Teachers a fully academised education system would be “profession led”. The schools minister was taking part in a question an answer session at the ATL’s annual conference in Liverpool. More Details