Denver Newsroom, Mar 2, 2022 / 14:49 pm
The British secretary for education recently praised Catholic schools on the occasion of the 175th anniversary of the founding of the Catholic Education Service, a body of the English and Welsh bishops that supports Catholic schools.
Nadhim Zahawi, a Conservative member of Parliament who serves as Secretary of State for Education, spoke at a meeting with Catholic educators at Parliament Feb. 23.
‘It is a privilege to call you my partner’ - @nadhimzahawi— Catholic Education Service (@CathEdService) February 25, 2022
Thank you very much to the Secretary of State for Education for joining us to celebrate 175 years of the Catholic Education Service through the launch of our new book ‘Catholic Schools: Partners in Formation’. pic.twitter.com/D1kFrHvHgk
“175 years is a significant achievement, so I just want to thank everyone in the room, and of course colleagues here who are so supportive of this extraordinary human endeavor and recognise the incredible valuable work that you do and have done and continue to on behalf of so many young people and staff in school across our country,” Zahawi said.