Bright Futures CEO Dame Dana Ross-Wawrzynski receives DBE from Her Majesty The Queen

28 November, 2013

Bright Futures CEO Dame Dana Ross-Wawrzynski was today honoured by Her Majesty The Queen at Buckingham Palace, becoming a Dame Commander  of the Order of the British Empire (DBE). Dame Dana was recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in June for her  services to education. Dame Dana has dedicated over 30 years to the teaching […]

Cedar Mount’s Jackie Bowen highly commended for pupil impact

25 November, 2013

Assistant Vice Principal Jackie Bowen has been highly commended for the Pearson Award for pupil impact at a Teaching Leaders 2011 cohort graduation ceremony. Jackie is a Teach First graduate and has progressed from teacher of English, through to Head of English and now Assistant Vice Principal within just a few years. Jackie was selected for […]

Hallé orchestra education initiative to launch at Cedar Mount Academy

11 November, 2013

Hallé ‘SHINE on Manchester’ project, a Hallé Orchestra academic initiative for primary pupils across Greater Manchester has launched at Cedar Mount Academy, part of the Bright Futures Educational Trust. Cedar Mount Academy, alongside fellow Bright Futures Educational Trust schools Stanley Grove Primary Academy and Gorton Mount Primary Academy were selected as key drivers of the […]