Chartered College of Teaching Fellowship at Bright Futures

27 June, 2019

We are delighted to announce that two of our executive team have been awarded Chartered College of Teaching Fellowship Status. Dr John Stephens, CEO and Lisa Fathers, Director of Teaching School and Partnerships, join teaching professionals across the UK with this Fellowship (FCCT), which is held by the most committed teachers – and leaders and granted when they […]

BFET Sports Day 2019

19 June, 2019

It was great to join students and staff from across the trust at the BFET Sports’ Day.  Everyone was kept active and engaged throughout the day and there was always something going on to interest and involve our young people. This year, the day was structured around our values.  During the awards ceremony we recognised […]

Asian History Month at Cedar Mount

17 June, 2019

After the success of Black History Month in October, Cedar Mount recently celebrated Asian History Month. Gorton MP Afzal Khan came in to speak to students, there were house competitions, current affairs activities for form time and lessons relating to the theme. For example, in Y7/8 in Music the students learned about classical Indian music, […]

BFET student helps launch UK’s first ever Resilience Pathway

14 June, 2019

The UK’s first ever ‘Resilience Pathway’ has been unveiled this week in Blackpool and South Shore Academy was thrilled and honoured to be involved. Each paving stone on the pathway illustrates a “move” – an idea or suggestion – to help young people, their families and friends find a sense of belonging, cope with any […]

BFET welcomes guests from Singapore

11 June, 2019

A number of our schools welcomed three teaching professionals from Singapore this month, completing learning walks, taking part in lessons, speaking to staff and students and watching extracurricular activities such as Duke of Edinburgh. The visit has further strengthened links between our Trust and Katong Convent in Singapore, enabling us to build education bridges as […]