National Apprenticeship Week to showcase how apprentices are building future of Greater Manchester

Apprentices in Greater Manchester are set to be celebrated through a series of events as employers have told how they have helped their organisations...

New high school for Radcliffe confirmed

Radcliffe is to get a new high school. The long-awaited news has been hailed by council leaders as a key part of the town’s regeneration,...

Costs of lost schooling could amount to hundreds of billions in the long-run

As a result of the pandemic, children across the UK are likely to lose at least half a year of normal, in person schooling....

Manchester Writing School lecturer scoops leading prize in British literature

Author and lecturer Dr Monique Roffey has won the Costa Book of the Year – one of the most prestigious awards in British literature. Already named best...

New project to understand and improve wellbeing of school pupils in Greater Manchester

Experts from The University of Manchester are set to work with leaders from Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and all of the city-region’s secondary...

Sir Graham Brady backs move to reopen schools

1922 Committee Chair and Altrincham MP Sir Graham Brady is one of twelve Conservative MP’s who are backing the campaign by the parents’ pressure...

Childline raise concerns about mental health as counselling sessions delivered to children passes 50,000

Childline, the NSPCC's service for young people, has reported a 16% increase in the number of counselling sessions about mental health with children aged...

An Exciting new children’s literacy initiative launches in Manchester

Two publishers and two authors today announce Connecting Stories, a campaign to support  children’s literacy in the Manchester area. Led by Read Manchester from...

Poorer pupils struggling most in second period of school closures

The impact of the second period of school closures on the attainment gap between rich and poor pupils is likely to be significant, according...

Construction company co-develops and co-delivers course for construction students at the College while offering...

A group of 12 students from The Manchester College’s Industry Excellence Academy for Construction & Engineering will play a key role in building the...