Introducing Bright Futures SCITT

14 July, 2021

School-Centred Initial Teacher Training marks the start of the teacher development journey for many and, therefore, it is central to and firmly embedded into both Bright Futures Educational Trust and our Teaching School Hubs for Trafford & Salford and Manchester & Stockport. We are delighted to announce that our SCITT will now be known as […]

A true celebration of collaboration

04 June, 2021

Lisa Fathers, Director of Development, Partnerships & Teaching School Hubs at Bright Futures Educational Trust, has won the inaugural School Collaboration Award at the Nexus Education Awards 2021. The ‘School Collaboration Award’ seeks to recognise a leader bringing schools together to enable collaboration within education, with peers asked to nominate their worthy winners. Lisa said […]

Proposed Trust Merger

29 September, 2020

Bright Futures Educational Trust is delighted to announce that a proposal to merge with The Dunham Trust has been approved by the Regional School Commissioner Head Teacher Board. The Dunham Trust was formed in 2013 and comprises five schools in Trafford.  The significant benefits of merging with a larger MAT mean that the proposal is […]

Back with a bang

29 September, 2020

There’s no denying it, 2020 has been very different. And while we still don’t know exactly what’s around the corner, it’s been wonderful to see our academies open up this month and welcome students and staff back to learning together. Things are very different of course, but across the trust we have enjoyed celebrating the European Day of […]

Phased return to schools

31 May, 2020

In line with government advice, our academies are managing phased openings following the half term holidays. If you have any queries about your particular school or the timings and strategies being put in place, please contact the school directly.