Work starts on Stanley Grove Renovation Project

22 January, 2016

Dame Dana Ross-Wawrzynski, CEO of Bright Futures Educational Trust, was in Longsight this week to participate in the turf cutting ceremony for the upgrading of Stanley Grove Primary Academy. Due to be completed in 2017, the renovation project is funded by the Department of Education and is being delivered through the Education Funding Agency’s Priority […]

Bright Futures Educational Trust to join forces with the Youth Sport Trust

19 January, 2016

Bright Futures Educational Trust (BFET) are delighted to announce their partnership with the Youth Sport Trust.  This partnership has evolved following partnership work across Teaching School – The Alliance for Learning and the Youth Sport Trust and will see a range of innovative approaches to using the power of PE, physical activity and sport to […]

Fit for a prince? Montessori schools tackle ‘middle-class’ image

19 January, 2016

Prince George’s first day at nursery shone a spotlight on a teaching movement unfamiliar to many. But does the Montessori method deserve its reputation as the preserve of middle-class children? When the young prince arrived at the £33-a-day Westacre Montessori School in Norfolk last week, he perhaps reinforced perceptions of the movement as being for […]

Alliance for Learning supports launch of the BBC Micro:bit

13 January, 2016

Our children are growing up in a digital world where mobile phones, computers and other electronic gadgets are a part of everyday life, and with the imminent roll out of the BBC Micro:bit for every 11-12 year old in the UK, the Alliance for Learning’s Science Learning Partnership are excited to be hosting a FREE […]

Altrincham Grammar School for Girls seeks former students to inspire young pupils

13 January, 2016

An Altrincham secondary school is seeking former students who can inspire and motivate schoolchildren to academic and career success. Altrincham Grammar School for Girls has registered with the education charity Future First to set up a network of former students or alumni. The school is keen to contact former students who left recently for further […]