Alliance for Learning – collaboration to combat C19

14 April, 2020

Teaching Schools bring people together to collaborate, learn together, provide school improvement support and to support the next generation of teachers and leaders. But above all Teaching Schools provide a ‘community’ for education. Our Alliance for Learning teaching school based at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls has not only been working hard to move much […]

Empowering Women to Leadership in Education

10 March, 2020

To mark International Women’s Day, Bolton Learning Partnership and Alliance for Learning have joined forces to host a lunch, workshop and will be hosting a forthcoming CPD session for women who are aspiring to senior leadership roles including headship within Education. The aim is to empower women within Greater Manchester to reach and succeed in […]

AFL launches new School Direct Partnership

02 October, 2019

The Alliance for Learning Teaching School and SCITT (School Centred Initial Teacher Training) at Bright Futures Educational Trust have announced a new School Direct partnership programme with Culcheth High School in Warrington. This innovative partnership will open its doors to the first cohort of postgraduate trainee teachers in 2020. The programme will be spearheaded by […]

Former hockey international helps Whitefield pupils stay mentally healthy

18 July, 2019

Commonwealth Bronze Medallist for hockey and Youth Sport Trust athlete mentor, Charlotte Hartley, visited students from Philips High in Whitefield recently, to raise awareness of the importance of mental health as part of the Greater Manchester Mentally Healthy Schools Project. Her visit was part of a pilot project, commissioned by Greater Manchester Health and Social […]

Stockport Primary School will put new education research into teachers’ hands

18 July, 2019

A Stockport primary school has been chosen to boost the quality of teaching in the region through better use of research. Alexandra Park, part of the Alliance for Learning Teaching School, has been named as one of the Education Endowment Fund’s (EEF) seven new Associate Research Schools, alongside 10 new Research Schools across the UK. […]