ALLIANCE FOR LEARNING LEADING THE WAY FOR SCHOOL BASED EMOTIONAL SUPPORT CPD

07 May, 2020

The Alliance for Learning Teaching School AfL) based in Altrincham and part of Bright Futures Educational Trust, has forged a new and innovative partnership with Winston’s Wish, the childhood bereavement charity. Together they are offering FREE CPD on how school staff can better handle the trauma faced when a close family member or friend passes […]

New Training programme for teachers launched by Alliance for Learning

24 April, 2020

The Alliance for Learning has joined forces with Ambition Institute to deliver a new Early Career Teachers Programme across Greater Manchester. This radical new support programme for teachers aims to stop people leaving the profession: currently, one in five new teachers leave the classroom within the first two years of their career, which can lead […]

Helping the NHS

24 April, 2020

Staff and students from Altrincham Grammar School for Girls are using lockdown to help the NHS in any way they can. PPE safety equipment, scrubs for hospital workers and even ear warmers for doctors and nurses wearing masks. What a great way to support our wonderful medical professionals.

Stephen Lawrence Day

24 April, 2020

Humanities staff and students at Cedar Mount Academy marked Stephen Lawrence Day this week. The day is held in honour of Stephen and asks people to commemorate him and remember his positive attitude towards making a difference, by showing what changes they will make to themselves or their communities. This was the second Stephen Lawrence […]

Alliance for Learning – collaboration to combat C19

14 April, 2020

Teaching Schools bring people together to collaborate, learn together, provide school improvement support and to support the next generation of teachers and leaders. But above all Teaching Schools provide a ‘community’ for education. Our Alliance for Learning teaching school based at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls has not only been working hard to move much […]