The Art of Educating

The government believes Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects are the secret to the UK’s success but are we missing a huge opportunity by overlooking the arts? Christine Toner reports. A year ago Prime Minister Theresa May announced her industrial strategy. The plan, she said, was to boost the effectiveness ...

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Rainford pupils commemorate World War I

Rainford High has collaborated with St Vincent’s School, a specialist school for sensory impairment, and published author, Harrison F Carter, to commemorate World War I. Over the past six weeks, a select group of Year 8 pupils from the school along with talented pupils, aged 13-18, from St Vincent’s has taken ...

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A journey into adventure for Rudston

Pupils from Rudston Primary School along with their families and community came together to produce an exhibition based on the book ‘Journey’ by Aaron Becker. Headteacher, Miss Wendy Walters, said: “The exhibition was an immersive set that exhibited every child’s piece of writing and artwork in a multi sensory way which ...

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