Hale opera singer goes back to her old school

24 February, 2015

A HALE raised singer who is about to perform with one of the world’s top opera companies is going back to school. Suzanne Fischer, who attended Altrincham Girls Grammar, will lead a vocal masterclass followed by a concert featuring works by the likes of Schubert and Bernstein. The 27-year-old, who will appear in Glyndebourne’s new […]

Independent report now published – Carter Review of Initial Teacher Training

13 February, 2015

Judith O’Kane OBE, BFET Director of Education, (second from right) has been an expert adviser and member of the Carter Review Team (Sir Andrew Carter in centre).  The independent review of the quality and effectiveness of initial teacher training (ITT) sets out how the ITT system is performing and highlights examples of good practice as […]