Welcome to Hew Ting Yuen, Head of School at Rushbrook Primary Academy

26 April, 2016

Bright Futures is delighted to welcome Hew Ting Yuen as the Head of School at the new Rushbrook Primary Academy, previously Gorton Mount Primary Academy. Hew Ting brings a wealth of knowledge, skills and abilities to the role and a real passion for the children, schools and local community having worked at Gorton Mount Primary […]

A STEM Festival of creativity for local schools at Wigan UTC

22 April, 2016

On Thursday 7th April Wigan UTC ran a Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths Festival. It was a free event run for local school pupils encouraging them to think of how Science and Technology are used today. There were a range of activities to participate in from green screen film making with Wigan STEAM staff, sublimation […]

Connell Commonwealth Legacy Gets Royal Seal of Approval

15 April, 2016

HRH Princess Anne and international delegation explore Commonwealth Games legacy at Connell Sixth Form College HRH The Princess Royal was guest of honour at Connell Sixth Form College this week as Bright Futures Educational Trust and Connell welcomed a delegation of senior leaders from across the Commonwealth to the College. The delegation is in Manchester […]

Manchester inflatable museum to go on schools tour

14 April, 2016

A museum is opening an inflatable version of itself for a tour of schools to help cope with rising demand for access to its exhibits. Manchester Museum said it was “oversubscribed” after receiving visits from 30,000 school children last year. Its blow-up version will also be used to encourage people from deprived areas to interact […]

Inspiring Women Day for Cedar Mount Academy Year 9 Girls

04 April, 2016

Ten Year 9 girls from Cedar Mount Academy attended the Zion Arts Centre Hulme along with eight other Greater Manchester schools, to celebrate international women’s day.  The aim of the day was to provide the opportunity for female students to be inspired by women who are successful in their chosen field; specifically in jobs that […]