Education figures react to the latest lockdown and impact on schools

Following the Government’s announcement on Monday 4 January 2021, Educate reached out to headteachers and senior leaders to find out how they are feeling about the new lockdown and some school closures.  Mr Stephen Brierley headteacher of St Margaret’s Church of England Academy in Aigburth, Liverpool. As I write, Gavin Williamson has

Championing Governance – the heart of organised improvement

Satis Education and Wrigleys Solicitors have joined forces to champion the role of governance in academy trusts. Educate magazine catches up with the two companies to find out more about their new governance review service, and how they are supporting academies to ensure their governance is effective and fit for

Cooking and nutrition workshops for families and parents

The start of a new year sees the promise of resolutions, with the most common one being to eat healthier. Family life can be hectic and often the easiest meals are ones that are ready made, but what can we do to get children and their families to want to cook

Get outdoors

From amazing attractions to wonderful walks, here are Educate’s top five family-friendly things to do outdoors in the UK, in 2020. 1. Catbells and Derwentwater Lakeshore One of the most iconic fells in the Lake District and considered a ‘proper little mountain’ it’s a great walk to tackle as a family and