\u201c'I don't - for me - think that there is a privilege to being white on its own, no.'\n\nEducation Secretary Gillian Keegan says she doesn't think white privilege is a fact.\n\n@NickFerrariLBC | @GillianKeegan\u201d
Keegan was also asked whether some teachers are too “woke”.
She said: “Not necessarily. I mean, I don’t have that view.
“I mean, all the teachers I speak to are hugely dedicated, hugely innovative, as well, and very pastoral as well in their care for our children."
She added there had been discussion at the Education Select Committee hearing on Wednesday about teaching critical race theory, religious, health and sex education, as well as “some aspects of transgender, whether that was age appropriate”.
“So there was a discussion around that which is why we are actually putting out some guidance which will be coming out in the new year around transgender and how to treat that very difficult, tricky subject and how to support teachers to teach that,” she added.
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