Football focus for great girls’ webinar

14 May, 2020

Baroness Sue Campbell, Director of Women’s Football at the FA, was our guest of honour recently, when she joined the Alliance for Learning to host a webinar on girls’ football. Joining Director of Teaching School Lisa Fathers and Rachel Redmond, Senior Developing Manager at the Youth Sport Trust, Baroness Campbell discussed how to stay fit, […]

Marton joins Active Leisure’s #Passiton4Blackpool message

10 May, 2020

Active Blackpool combines Blackpool Council’s three leisure facilities – Blackpool Sports Centre, Moor Park Health and Leisure Centre and Palatine Leisure Centre. While lockdown has being going on, the organisation has been encouraging everyone to stay healthy and enjoy the outdoors as much as possible – while abiding by the rules. One of the initiatives they have organised is […]

ALLIANCE FOR LEARNING LEADING THE WAY FOR SCHOOL BASED EMOTIONAL SUPPORT CPD

07 May, 2020

The Alliance for Learning Teaching School AfL) based in Altrincham and part of Bright Futures Educational Trust, has forged a new and innovative partnership with Winston’s Wish, the childhood bereavement charity. Together they are offering FREE CPD on how school staff can better handle the trauma faced when a close family member or friend passes […]

New Training programme for teachers launched by Alliance for Learning

24 April, 2020

The Alliance for Learning has joined forces with Ambition Institute to deliver a new Early Career Teachers Programme across Greater Manchester. This radical new support programme for teachers aims to stop people leaving the profession: currently, one in five new teachers leave the classroom within the first two years of their career, which can lead […]

Helping the NHS

24 April, 2020

Staff and students from Altrincham Grammar School for Girls are using lockdown to help the NHS in any way they can. PPE safety equipment, scrubs for hospital workers and even ear warmers for doctors and nurses wearing masks. What a great way to support our wonderful medical professionals.