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
Weighing up teaching: but I’m not a teacher! An Early Years Conference for Teaching Assistants and Nursery Practitioners with Marion DowlingJune 17 2016 Venue: Dryden Centre, Gateshead. NE9 5UR Cost: £125/145 per person (SLA/non-SLA) Registration: 8.15am Times: 8.30am-3.30pm Closing date: 08 June 2016 Who should attend: • Teaching Assistants working in nursery and reception classes • Practitioners... 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0191 433 8614.
Nine tenths of education is encouragement.- Anatole France
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