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.
Steve Horne – Service Director
CPD – For Your Diaries
OUTSTANDING Primary schools – this includes primary special schools
Good and Outstanding Primary schools
reached the expected standard in KS2 Reading, Writing and Maths, which is top in the North East region and =9th in England. National average is 53%
News and Updates
What is Early Talk Boost? Early Talk Boost is a targeted intervention, delivered by a trained early years practitioner to a group of up to eight children aged 3-4 years old that have delayed language development. The intervention boosts their language skills helping...
Weighing up teaching: but I’m not a teacher! An Early Years Conference for Teaching Assistants and Nursery Practitioners with Marion Dowling
June 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...
26 May 2016 - Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel, MetroCentre Lessons Worth Behaving For: Key Note Speaker - Hywel Roberts How to plan and deliver outstanding active lessons that motivate and engage all learners – and silence the elephants in the room. You can try and...
Time to develop your expertise and upskill. We've added a bagful of new CPD opportunities for all school staff to engage with. Visit our CPD/What's On Section and take a look at what's coming up here at Dryden and elsewhere. For all CPD enquiries please contact Angela...
FREE Computing CPD - This session is led by Martin Bailey (Director of Animate2Educate) who will be zooming us through a must-see collection of tablet apps for teaching and learning. Martin's expertise is not to be missed! Why not pop in and see what's leading the...
Maker Month Activities @Gateshead Library Saturday 2nd April - BloodHound SSC Work with a member of the Bloodhound SSC Education Team to design and build air powered cars. Test your designs and race cars under timed conditions. Saturday 16th April - Robot Wars Tackle...
Give me a fish and I eat for a day. Teach me to fish and I eat for a lifetime.- Chinese Proverb
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