• Blog: Why I love SLE work

    20th May 2019
    Blog by Komal Hirani, Heathfield Primary School SLE work has allowed me to use the experiences I have gained leading literacy, parent partnership, maths, KS1 and assessment. I have successfully carried out a range of school ...more
  • Collaboration Works newsletter

    14th May 2019
    The latest edition of our newsletter Collaboration Works is now available - please click here to have a read ...more
  • Blog: Body Image

    14th May 2019
    Lisa Fathers, Director of Teaching School and Partnerships at Alliance for Learning, part of Bright Futures Educational Trust, offers tips on how to address the topic of body image with young people, for this year’s Menta ...more
  • NW Maths Hub Post 16 Conference

    13th May 2019
    We are delighted to confirm that the 2019 North West Regional Post 16 Conference has been confirmed for Wednesday 3rd July at Xaverian Sixth Form College. For further details please view this link: NW Maths Hub Post 16 Co ...more
  • Tennis ace works with Altrincham pupils to raise awareness of mental health

    13th May 2019
    Professional tennis ace and Youth Sport Trust athlete mentor, Anna Fitzpatrick, visited students from Altrincham Grammar School for Girls on Thursday 9 May to raise awareness of the importance of mental health as part of the ...more
  • Student teachers at the Alliance for Learning SCITT to qualify in physical and mental health first aid

    13th May 2019
    Student teachers embarking on their teacher training at the Alliance for Learning Teaching School (AFL) SCITT in September will benefit from the introduction of a new physical first aid programme. This means they will become ...more
  • Blog: There is no health without mental health.

    13th May 2019
    There is no health without mental health or physical health. Health is our wealth!  If you could prevent loss of life would you? First aid saves lives and knowing what to do in an emergency can make all the difference. ...more
  • Blog: Interview Advice

    29th April 2019
    Interview advice Summer is coming , lighter nights, flowers are out, a bit of sunshine and student teachers everywhere are starting to apply for jobs! It's the culmination of all that hard work.....Hang on a minute - no ...more
  • Keeping schools mentally healthy: sometimes young people just need to talk

    25th April 2019
    Sometimes young people just want to talk, says Lisa Fathers, who explains how the devolved administration in Greater Manchester has trained up teachers and peer mentors to provide mental health support in schools The recen ...more
  • Blog: Parents Evening

    23rd April 2019
    Parents' evening approaching? How can a trainee teacher/NQT prepare for parents' evening?   Teachers' Standard 8, Fulfil wider professional responsibilities!   Is this the hardest part of the role? It is ofte ...more