Lisa Fathers to join Youth Sport Direct Board as Trustee

24 November, 2015

Lisa Fathers, Head of The Alliance for Learning Teaching School and Bright Futures Educational Trust Co-Principal is to join the Youth Sport Direct’s Board and support its commitment to using the power of sport to transform the lives of young people. Lisa joins the Board as the only school serving board member, her wealth of […]

Charity Auction Boosts Stanley Grove Sports Development

23 November, 2015

Stanley Grove Primary Academy held a charity auction at Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium last week to help raise funds for a new sports facility at the Longsight school. The event, which brought together family and friends of the school from around Greater Manchester, raised over £3,500 towards the community-use project. Items going under the auctioneers […]

The Reflective Practitioner

13 November, 2015

Gary Handforth discusses improving appraisal practice through constructive dialogue Bright Futures Educational Trust, academies, teacher appraisal, education, Reflective Inquiry As schools strive towards improving the quality of teaching and learning at every level, practices need to be constantly reviewed to ensure that systems remain both relevant and able to inspire the best learning for all […]