Andrew Adonis

Type: Person
Name: Andrew Adonis
Title: Politician and Former Cabinet Minister
Organization: The Labour Party (United Kingdom)
Date of Birth: 1963-02-22
Nationality: United Kingdom
Fact Sheet: Biography for Andrew Adonis
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Daily catch-up: ugly buildings, fighting spirit, and a warning on low pay

1. Birmingham has some ugly modern architecture, but I thought some of it was being pulled down. Instead, it is all still there, as those attending the Conservative Party conference discovered, with the addition, opposite the conference centre, of a new ... [Published The Independent - 1 hour ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

News Lib Dem Lynne Featherstone visits West Hampstead to tell of triumph of same-sex marriage laws

Lynne Featherstone, MP for Hornsey and Wood Green, meets Father Andrew Cain and Lib Dem parliamentary candidate Maajid NawazPublished: 30 September, 2014By TOM FOOTFORMER government minister Lynne Featherstone spoke about her personal triumph in securing ... [Published Camden New Journal - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

'It's time to put aside party politics for the benefit of pupils'

As we look towards the General Election, continuity in education policy is vital if we are to have a lasting impact on school performance, says Tony McAleavy What will future historians make of the legacy of Michael Gove as Secretary of State for education ... [Published Telegraph - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Academies: patchy results and scandal 'inevitable', warns former Ofsted chair

Education in England is suffering the consequences of a “rushed revolution”, with academies suffering from patchy results and mismanagement, according to the former chair of Ofsted.Speaking to the Headmasters’ and Headmistresses’ Conference (HMC) today, ... [Published Times Education Supplement - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Who is going to be the next mayor of London? Here are a few pointers...

As party conferences roll on, here are the potential and declared Tory and Labour candidatesAs the blonde-haired one has formally announced his intention to depart City Hall for an altogether older building on the other side of the river, it’s time to ... [Published LondonlovesBusiness.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Politics LABOUR CONFERENCE: Big hitters say HS2 no longer a question of 'if', but 'when and how'

Lord Adonis (far right) shares a panel with Professor David Begg and Joe Anderson, the elected Mayor of LiverpoolPublished: 25 September, 2014By RICHARD OSLEY in MANCHESTERLABOUR Party big hitters repeatedly declared the battle for HS2 – a new £50billion ... [Published Camden New Journal - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Labour’s mayoral frontrunners criticise Ed Miliband’s mansion tax

For all the focus on what Ed Miliband forgot to say in his speech, his new proposal of a new mansion tax on homes over £2m to fund extra spending on the NHS is extremely popular: a YouGov poll finds that it is supported by 72 per cent of people. But the ... [Published New Statesman - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

How should Ed Miliband solve "English Votes for English Laws"?

For more on the party conferences and the next election, explore our new elections site May2015.com.Ed Miliband will shortly deliver his final conference pitch before the election. Many Labour MPs here are pressing him to recognise the problem posed by ... [Published New Statesman - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Balancing Efficiency and Quality in Education

When it comes to education, "efficiency" is always a controversial term. To some, making education more efficient is simply a matter of better budget management and improved allocation of resources. But to many others, speaking in these terms at all when ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Scotland Independence, English Cities and the State of American Federalism

Opinion|September 17, 2014As Scotland prepares to vote on independence this week, it is easy to dismiss the upheaval “across the pond” as irrelevant to American political institutions and arrangements. Despite our nation’s deep partisan divide and the ... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

How can Better Together rebut the SNP if Labour is still attacking the NHS in England?

No-one can fairly dispute that the Labour Party is institutionally committed to the independence referendum. The party has already moved the bulk of its campaign infrastructure from marginals in England and there are plans for further reinforcements as ... [Published Telegraph - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Lord Adonis: there's no easy recipe for an efficient education system

High-achieving education systems come in more than one form; Korea and Finland are a case in point, says Andrew Adonis, former Minister for Education Today, GEMS Education Solutions publish their Efficiency Index – the first international analysis of ... [Published Telegraph - Sep 05 2014]

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...I believe, is not simply to find out which systems are more efficient than others," says Lord Andrew Adonis, former Education Minister of the UK. "rather, it is to use efficiency as a lens through which to examine how excellent results can be achieved in different environments, and using varying methods."

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Daily catch-up: ugly buildings, fighting spirit... [Published The Independent - 1 hour ago]
News Lib Dem Lynne Featherstone visits West Ham... [Published Camden New Journal - 17 hours ago]
'It's time to put aside party politics for the ... [Published Telegraph - Sep 30 2014]
Academies: patchy results and scandal 'inevitab... [Published Times Education Supplement - Sep 29 2014]
Who is going to be the next mayor of London? He... [Published LondonlovesBusiness.com - Sep 29 2014]
Politics LABOUR CONFERENCE: Big hitters say HS2... [Published Camden New Journal - Sep 25 2014]
Labour’s mayoral frontrunners criticise Ed Mili... [Published New Statesman - Sep 24 2014]
Labour, Lib Dems and a mansion tax: what’s the ... [Published New Statesman - Sep 23 2014]
How should Ed Miliband solve "English Votes for... [Published New Statesman - Sep 23 2014]
'We are ready': MP Lucy Powell backs Manchester... [Published Manchester Evening News - Sep 23 2014]
Core Cities Business Summit - Opening Address [Published Core Cities - Sep 22 2014]
Labour conference: David Lammy calls for London... [Published London Evening Standard - Sep 22 2014]
An English parliament? Thats a recipe for insta... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 19 2014]
Balancing Efficiency and Quality in Education [Published Huffington Post - Sep 19 2014]
Scotland Independence, English Cities and the S... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 17 2014]
Scotland Independence, English Cities and the S... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Sep 17 2014]
The Scottish referendum poses big questions. Th... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 17 2014]
A revolution against top-down control will work... [Published New Statesman - Sep 16 2014]
Bolstering Britain’s skills base [Published Progress Labour's Progressives - Sep 12 2014]
Devolution has given power to politicians, not ... [Published Spectator - Sep 09 2014]
Devolution has given power to politicians, not ... [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Sep 09 2014]
The zero-base case [Published Progress Labour's Progressives - Sep 08 2014]
How can Better Together rebut the SNP if Labour... [Published Telegraph - Sep 08 2014]
David Lammy's mayoralty move will enhance debat... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 05 2014]
Lord Adonis: there's no easy recipe for an effi... [Published Telegraph - Sep 05 2014]
London mayoral race: Sadiq Khan "to focus all h... [Published New Statesman - Sep 04 2014]
"The Politics Of Radical Hope" by Jon Cruddas [Published Social Europe Journal - Aug 18 2014]
Professor Sir Peter Hall [Published Telegraph - Aug 03 2014]
Labour would cap train fares to stop hike of up... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 02 2014]
Newsnight's Evan Davis: 'It could all go wrong,... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 25 2014]
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Scotland Independence, English Cities and the S... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Sep 17 2014]
As Scotland prepares to vote on independence this week, it is easy to dismiss the upheaval “across the pond” as irrelevant to American political institutions and arrangements. Despite our nation’s deep partisan divide and the occasional wild secession ...
"The Politics Of Radical Hope" by Jon Cruddas [Published Social Europe Journal - Aug 18 2014]
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Biteback Publishing Is Five Years Old [Published Iain Dale's Diary - Jul 02 2014]
It has been five years since Biteback Publishing opened its doors. In that time we have consistently sought to publish books that have set the political agenda, and I truly believe we have established ourselves as one of the leading specialist independents ...
IPPR Roll Call of Labour Cronies [Published Guy Fawkes' blog - Jul 01 2014]
Political Scrapbook tried their hardest to give the Policy Exchange think tank a slap earlier, finding only a pitiful number of people involved with PX who are linked to the Tories. In the interests of balance, Guido has been taking a look at who ...
Amazing Scandal Erupts - Nobody Notices [Published Mail Online - Peter Hitchens - Jun 18 2014]
Readers here will know that I have quite a lot of time for Mr Speaker, John Bercow, not because I agree with him about politics (I don’t) but because he has used his office to make Parliament important again. Again and again he has made senior Ministers ...
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