There are fewer than two weeks for individuals to register to attend Alnwick Castle’s free Teachers Evening on Thursday the 21st of November. We are inviting teachers, head teachers and school governors from education establishments across the North East to hear about the exciting new education programme at Alnwick Castle. We hope to... read more →
FAO: All Headteachers and Early Years Providers Dear Headteacher/Manager As we enter winter and the flu/norovirus season, I thought it would be useful to remind you about the right way to respond to a suspected outbreak of infectious disease or a notification of an infectious disease by a parent or... read more →
We are asking all schools to complete their annual mode of travel survey. Please complete your surveys on the Modeshift STARS website, you will need to be registered on the site in order to complete your surveys. Click here for further information or please contact email@example.com Please complete your surveys by the 30... read more →
Creative Classrooms CPD Programme officially launches on Monday 18 November, an online and in-person CPD programme for primary school teachers developed in consultation with teachers across the region. Log on to www.culturebridgenortheast.org.uk/creative-classrooms on Monday 18th November when we will be going live. The website will host films, case studies, teaching and planning resources and... read more →
Northumberland County Council’s Public Health Team are making available to schools the online Health and Wellbeing Survey. This survey was first undertaken in 2017 and is a bi-annual survey. Please go to link here for letter from Liz Morgan, Director of Public Health, and Dean Jackson, Service Director, Education and... read more →
The Education and Skills Funding Agency have published a brief guide for schools and academy trusts with information about things to consider in the pre-election period before the General Election on 12 December.
The DfE has published its latest Governance Update. It contains important information relating to governance in maintained schools and academy trusts in England including: a DfE governance research project; funding factsheet for governors and trustees; financial planning training; workload reduction support; and careers guidance for young people. We would encourage governors... read more →
To support educators for Safer Internet Day 2020, the UK Safer Internet Centre has created a range of new educational resources.Safer Internet Day 2020 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 11 February 2020 with the slogan ‘Together for a better internet’, with a specific focus in the UK on how young people manage their... read more →
The DfE has published new guidance for school leaders to help them manage school security. The guidance includes practical advice on policies and plans and sets out relevant legislation. Click here for more information.
Invitation to Northumberland Senior Mental Health Leads in School Conference - Friday 29th November 2019 We have some additional places available at our Conference on mental health/emotional health and wellbeing in schools. The Conference is now being opened up to Governors, and other staff within your school who will be... read more →