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The urgent need to focus on Design and Technology

October 8, 2015 / Georgina Chatfield

The design profession is rising up to the pressure felt by schools around the teaching of Design and Technology (DT). The Design and Technology Association have launched a campaign called Designed and Made in Britain…? to raise awareness of the issues surrounding DT and lobby for change. So what is the problem? 1. There is […]

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RSA Fellowship for RSA academies staff and governors

October 7, 2015 / Georgina Chatfield

Did you know? As a staff member at an RSA academy you are entitled to complete a fast-track application form (removing the need to submit details of referees) and can take advantage of a permanent 75% reduction on the Fellowship fee and no joining fee, the annual cost of Fellowship is currently £168, so this […]

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Whitley Academy celebrates 60 years

October 6, 2015 / Georgina Chatfield

On Thursday 1 October, Whitley Academy celebrated 60 years of the school’s existence. In 1955 Whitley Abbey Community School opened to the local community having cost £228,000 to build. The school’s initial intake was 480 students who were taught by just 20 teachers. Roll forward to 2015 and there are 815 students with 58 teachers and 22 teaching […]

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