LSSP secure funding from the UEFA Foundation for Children

LSSP (Liverpool School Sports Partnership) has been approved for funding from the UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) Foundation for Children. On World Children’s Day 2020, the UEFA Foundation for Children approved 55 new projects across the world. One of these successful projects was submitted by LSSP – just one of

Christmas is on the cards at Winstanley College

With Christmas just weeks away, it was time for Winstanley College to ask students to get creative and try their hand at designing the annual official college card.    Ben Rutherford, the college’s enrichment officer, coordinated the competition which was open to all students.   Ben said: “It felt particularly poignant to mark the end of an extraordinary year

Industry body welcomes government’s roadmap to restarting Outdoor Education

The industry body for outdoor learning, UK Outdoors, has welcomed the Government’s decision to put a roadmap in place to restart the sector in Easter 2021.  From next week, UK Outdoors, as part of the newly formed School Travel Sector Stakeholder Group (STSSG), will be working with the Department for Education and building the roadmap

Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust now offering placements to undergraduate students

One of the UK’s leading conservation charities, the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) is offering undergraduate students the opportunity to work in real-life conservation research.  Each year the Trust hosts students studying ecology, conservation and Computer Science-related degrees for one-year placements as part of their degrees. Students work alongside some

Unique funding opportunity open to teachers

Education charity, SHINE has launched a funding competition ‘Let Teachers SHINE’ which seeks to support teachers with bright ideas that could boost the attainment of children from disadvantaged backgrounds.  The charity is urging teachers in the North who have innovative ideas to enter. The winning ideas will benefit from a £1million investment over the next three years by SHINE.  The new