Making memories in Manhattan

By Hannah Carney Year 13 Maricourt Catholic High School  After four jam packed days of activities and endless sightseeing, the business studies team and students from Year 13 arrived back home from New York City. The excursion brought the students closer together than ever before and allowed them to make memories

ECT lands her dream job in Liverpool secondary school

Now successfully completing the full induction version of the Early Career Framework programme with Inspire Learning NW Teaching School Hub, Jennifer Chamberlain, 31, is also a recent graduate from the School Direct route into Teaching. Growing up she dreamed about being a singer or actress but deep down she always

A personalised CPD model implemented for teachers

Katie Small, Assistant Principal. This year at Liverpool Life Sciences UTC and The Studio School we are implementing a personalised CPD model for our teachers.    The model focuses on developing our teachers through deliberate practice using an evidenced based approach.  We are aiming for habit change over time therefore our teachers are

Education and digital learning predictions for 2022 and beyond

Last year was yet another unsettled year for schools with the pandemic forcing many hours of homeschooling which brought about huge changes to the way pupils learn.   Between the first and second lockdowns (March 2020 and January 2021) the number of teachers using online live lessons increased by 50%,* an indication

25 New Year’s resolutions for children and families

A go-to list of achievable resolutions you can make in the New Year. Now we’re in the final cusp of 2021, it’s a perfect time to look ahead and plan your goals for 2022. New Year’s is a great opportunity for families and children to reset, regroup and revitalise, particularly after