Policy paper

Department for Education equality objectives

Document setting out how the department demonstrates compliance with the Public Sector Equality Duty under the Equality Act 2010.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Equality objectives


DfE is committed to developing policies that:

  • raise attainment for all children
  • close the gap between those facing disadvantage and their peers

This document outlines the department’s 5 main equality objectives and the ways in which it is addressing them.

Read more about the DfE’s equality and diversity strategy.

Published 23 September 2014