GCSEs reforms have led to widening attainment gap according to new research

Recent changes to GCSEs – including tougher exams and a new grading system – have led to a slight widening of the attainment gap...

‘Stuck Schools’ three times more likely to occur in the North West

The Liberal Democrats have said that scrapping Ofsted is the only way to fix the education crisis in the North, after a report showed...

Oldham school dinners team is top of the class

Oldham schools catering service has tasted success thanks to the high-quality meals being served across the borough. The team has brought back the bacon after...

Skipping breakfast linked to lower GCSE grades

Students who rarely ate breakfast on school days achieved lower GCSE grades than those who ate breakfast frequently, according to a new study. Researchers, from...

Ideas foundation launches hunt for Manchester’s next generation of creative talent

The Ideas Foundation is on the hunt for the next-generation of creative talent and has launched an ‘employability boot camp’ with Manchester College to...

New bid lodged for a new Radcliffe Academy High school

Star Academies will be submitting a bid to the Government before 11 November for money to bring a high school back to the town. Town...

National teacher recruitment drive to visit Manchester this month

A national recruitment campaign is coming to Manchester to encourage local people to consider joining a unique profession that shapes the lives of the...

Manchester Airport To Open Brand New ‘AeroZone’ – State Of The Art Education Centre...

Manchester Airport today announced plans to open a state-of-the-art education centre on its campus. Called AeroZone, it will launch in the new year and host...

Parents and carers have to wade through a treacle of bureaucracy, full of conflict,...

A report out today from the House of Commons Education Committee on Special Educational Needs and Disabilities have said that Government reforms in 2014...

A successful year for supported interns at Oldham College

IT’S BEEN yet another successful year for students undertaking Supported Internships at Oldham College – with every one of them going on to secure...