East Manchester pupils head for adventures in the Lakes

30 May, 2013

Year 6 pupils from Gorton Mount Primary Academy, part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust recently visited the Lake District to take part in an exciting residential. Nearly 40 of the 10-11 year olds spent a week at Ghyll Head Outdoor centre in Lake Windermere, an outdoor pursuits centre that specialises in active educational visits. […]

Cedar Mount student to dance with Diversity

09 May, 2013

Cedar Mount Academy is celebrating the success of a Year 10 student, who has danced her way to winning the opportunity to perform with Britain’s Got Talent winners Diversity. Kelsey Thompson entered the competition by submitting a video of her performing a routine that Ashley Banjo, founder and choreographer for Diversity, had developed. Kelsey also […]

Manchester teachers visit China to share SEN best practice

07 May, 2013

Two teachers from Melland High School, an outstanding SEN school, part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust, have visited a school in China to exchange best practice in teaching young people with special needs. Sheila Durdey, Teacher of PSHCE at Melland and Zoe Edgar, Head of Key Stage 3, visited Hadian Special School in Beijing […]