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  • Paid Undergraduate Internship Scheme

    8th March 2017
    This programme is led by Altrincham Grammar School for Girls (outstanding) and is aimed at undergraduate students in their penultimate year of study in Maths, Chemistry, Physics,  and Engineering, who are considering a caree ...more
  • Blog: A Murmuration of Starlings – working together to drive improvement

    27th February 2017
    By Gary Handforth, Director of Primary Education at Bright Futures Educational Trust A murmuration of starlings is a breath-taking sight – a swooping mass of thousands of birds whirling in the sky above your head. A type ...more
  • Blog: Stress and the New Year…. half term reflections …

    27th February 2017
    And breathe..... made it to half term! Blog by Lisa Fathers, Head of Teaching School / BFET Co-Principal   It is February, we are now a few weeks away from our well-intended New Year's resolutions- but how many of t ...more
  • Alliance for Learning / Wellacre Teachmeet

    24th February 2017
    A relaxed, informal Alliance for Learning Teaching School Teach Meet to collaborate and share innovation in the secondary sector. The theme for this event is around Health & Wellbeing, covering topics such as PSHE, brai ...more
  • Maths in Context

    24th February 2017
    A trial to explore whether delivering GCSE mathematics in a greater financial context can improve learner attainment. Project Background Analysis of past GCSE papers shows that up to 25% of a paper can contain questions fra ...more
  • Secondary Mathematics Teaching for Mastery – Expression of Interest

    3rd February 2017
    All Maths Hubs are participating in a national project addressing secondary mathematics teaching for mastery. As part of this project, Secondary Mastery Specialists will be offering support to schools interested in developing ...more
  • Its time to talk about mental health……..

    2nd February 2017
    Blog by Lisa Fathers, Head of Teaching School / BFET Co-Principal During the last few years my Teaching School has been leading the way with mental health work. I felt this week was the right time to ‘blog’ about this wo ...more
  • Effective Pupil Premium Strategies Knowledge Sharing Event

    27th January 2017
    Altrincham Grammar School for Girls are excited to be hosting an Effective Pupil Premium Strategies Knowledge Sharing Event on Monday 27 February, from 2.30pm – 3.30pm, for headteachers and senior leaders with responsibilit ...more
  • Blog: A Day In The Life Of An NQT – Jessica Stalmach

    5th January 2017
    I’m just about to complete my first term as an NQT at Sale High School and I can’t believe how quickly the time has gone! Sale High School is a Strategic Partner in the Alliance for Learning (AGGS) Teaching School. This ...more
  • Collaboration Works – Winter Term 2016

    20th December 2016
    The latest edition of “Collaboration Works”, our Teaching School newsletter is now available to download: afl_newswinter2016 ...more