• New Teacher Training Centre unveiled in Guilsborough

    By Jonathan Swift on October 25, 2018
    A new Teacher Training Centre has been opened by Chris Heaton-Harris MP at Guilsborough Academy which aims to address the national shortage of teachers. The building, which is located at the front of Guilsborough Academy, was created by converting an old caretaker’s house on the premises. The training centre now houses several training rooms and a kitchen. The project is […]
  • Tapscott Learning Trust celebrates quadruple award win

    By Jonathan Swift on October 5, 2018
    The Tapscott Learning Trust in Newham is celebrating after its partner schools scooped a raft of major national awards. The Trust, which consists of Ranelagh Primary School in Stratford, Curwen Primary and Nursery School in Plaistow and Kensington Primary School in Manor Park, now boasts a range of new awards for its innovation and achievements in the fields of professional […]
  • Focus-Trust celebrates music with whole-trust Music Festival

    By Jonathan Swift on June 5, 2018
    Children and staff from fifteen academies within Focus-Trust – a charitable primary multi-academy trust based in the North West of England – have participated in a Music Festival in celebration of music designed to showcase the musical talents of their pupils and encourage further interest in the arts. Led by the Head of Music at Thornhill Junior and Infant School, […]
  • Education trust expands with new leaders as part of long-term vision

    By Jonathan Swift on May 11, 2018
    A successful Multi-Academy Trust in Northumberland has almost doubled its membership and made a raft of senior appointments after welcoming three local schools as partners. The Three Rivers Learning Trust is now a Mixed Multi-Academy Trust as two Northumberland first schools and a middle school have joined to form an independent community of more than 400 staff and 3,000 students. […]
  • Ormiston Academies Trust recruits new National Director for Strategy

    By Jonathan Swift on May 10, 2018
    Ormiston Academies Trust, one of the leading education providers in the country, today announced that Amelia Walker will be its new National Director for Strategy and Quality Improvement. Amelia joins the Trust from Ofsted, where she has been Deputy Director for Research and Evaluation since September 2016. Her work there includes leading the organisation’s strategic planning process to set the […]
  • Achievement for All Education Trust granted sponsor and MAT status

    By Jonathan Swift on January 12, 2018
    Achievement for All Education Trust, a not for profit organisation, has been granted Sponsor and Multi Academy Trust status by the Department for Education and will be forming a Multi Academy Trust (MAT). Launching in April 2018, membership of the Multi-Academy Trust will build organically over the following 12 months to include further academies. Park House School in Newbury has been […]