Local headteacher up for National Autism Award

Mrs Ania Hildrey, headteacher of Abbot’s Lea School in Woolton, has been shortlisted for the National Autistic Society's prestigious Autism Professionals Awards, in the Achievement by an Individual Education Professional category. The annual awards recognise people, services and schools across the UK who are making a difference to autistic people ...

Interview with: Ken Heaton, headteacher at Florence Melly Community Primary School

Educate catches up with Ken Heaton, headteacher at Florence Melly Community Primary School, to discuss working with the city’s two biggest football clubs, a diverse career in teaching and going back to his roots. Educate catches up with Ken Heaton, headteacher at Florence Melly Community Primary School, to discuss working with ...

Alsop appoints a new headteacher

Alsop High School has appointed Mr Chris Wilson to succeed Mr Joe Mangan as Headteacher. Mr Wilson will take up his position during June 2019. Mr Wilson spent his formative years in Wakefield and attended the University of Sheffield achieving a degree in history before completing his PGCE in the same ...

Interview with: Louise Tipping, principal at Winstanley College

Educate sits down with Louise Tipping, principal at the award-winning Winstanley College to talk transatlantic school trips, funding cuts and keeping standards sky high. By Lawrence Saunders From Northern Ireland to Wigan via Northwest Africa, Louise Tipping’s path to becoming the principal of one of the region’s top colleges has certainly been ...