Welcome to educationGateshead!
I hope you find our website informative and a starting point which encourages you to see us as a key partner in your work in Education.
We work with the educational community locally, regionally and country-wide to deliver high quality and high impact education improvement services. Although the education landscape continues to change, we aim to be a point of stability, quality and innovation.
We aim always to listen carefully to the needs of schools. Our motivation in all that we do is the achievement of the children and young people we work for and with.
Please feel free to contact us to begin the conversation. Remember that we are much stronger when we work together and educationGateshead is there for you at the heart of our learning community.
of Gateshead’s KS2 pupils attained L4+ in Reading Writing and Maths – in the top 20% of the country
of Gateshead’s KS4 students attained 5+ A*-C GCSE grades including English and Maths – well above the England average and ranked second when compared with statistical neighbours.
of Gateshead’s 16046 Primary pupils attend good or outstanding schools, with none attending inadequate schools.
News and Updates
We are delighted to inform you that the Gateshead School Sport Partnership (GSSP) are once again delivering the following national award courses: The Level 5 Certificate and Level 6 Award courses are national, bespoke primary school physical education qualifications...read more
We are pleased to attach our NEW School Support and Development Programme for 2016-17. We have some interesting new courses available throughout the booklet; we have also included an index to help you find specific course information. We’re also pleased to report that...read more
Developed by CEOPs and internet parenting charity, Parent Zone, Parent Info provides up-to-date, expert information for parents on a range of concerns they may have about children and young people, which is designed for schools to post on their own website. From...read more
Building the Outstanding Maths School: – ‘Helping schools meet the challenges and opportunities of the New 2014 National Curriculum.’ With Sami Miller: Independent Maths Consultant Friday 23 September 2016 at Dryden Centre, Evistones Road, Gateshead, NE9 5UR...read more
23 November 2016 – 9am – 3pm Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel – Metrocentre educationGateshead have invited Rob Smith, founder of the award winning Literacy Shed, to provide an EXCITING, MOTIVATING AND PRACTICAL training day. This full day conference...read more
With apologies, our scheduled Computing Hour session for Wednesday 29th June has been cancelled. The session – e-Safety isn’t just about Pupils led by Mel Phillips of JEM NE will now take place in the Autumn Term. Sorry for any inconvenience this may...read more
CPD and What’s On…
About CPD in Gateshead
Developing school staff is one of our most important goals – we believe your team is the cornerstone of your success. We are committed to offering a wide variety of exciting and stimulating training courses and conferences that are underpinned by current research and initiatives. Our dedicated and high quality inspectors, advisors, consultants and trainers have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in their chosen fields.
We have a wide range of training programmes in a variety of subjects that are delivered centrally. These are clearly focused on major priorities in schools and informed by the latest research and current initiatives:
These can be on any of the following areas:
- Leadership and Management – including support, guidance and development for newly appointed Headteachers, Deputy Headteachers, Heads of Department, Middle Leaders and Aspiring Leaders
- Subject specific e.g. Maths, Literacy/English, Science, SEN, Early Years, Behaviour and Attendance, Assessment for Learning, Teaching Assistants and Support Staff
- Thinking skills and personalised learning
- Health and Safety in Schools, including First Aid
- Aim higher and career aspirations
THE EVENTS LISTED HAVE COST IMPLICATIONS FOR YOUR SCHOOL. PLEASE SECURE YOUR HEADTEACHER’S/LINE MANAGER’S PERMISSION TO ATTEND BEFORE APPLYING.
If you are interested in attending any of the courses detailed, further information on the courses, costs and how to book your place can be found in School Support & Development Brochure 2015-16 (PDF)
If you require any further assistance please email email@example.com or call 0191 433 8614.
Teachers know more about their subjects than children do; children know more about childhood.- David Gribble, http://www.davidgribble.co.uk/
Since becoming Head Teacher at High Spen Primary, I have found the services offered by educationGateshead little short of invaluable.
At all levels within school they offer guidance, support and challenge.
NQTs, middle and senior leaders have all benefitted from robust training to develop practice.Andrew Firth
The website is running well and I am over the moon with the finished product. Basically, thanks hugely for your efforts; this site will have a big influence on how we are perceived by parents, the community and even OFSTED.Mustafaa Malik