Inspirational Chesterfield headteacher honoured as one of the best in the country

Dave Shaw, Headteacher from Spire Junior School, Chesterfield has been selected from thousands of nominations to win a Pearson National Teaching Silver Award. He was honoured with a Silver Award for Headteacher of the Year in a Primary School for his outstanding commitment to changing the lives of the children he works with every day. Read […]

Awards success for Cheltenham school

St Edward’s School has just been recognised in the Pearson National Teaching Awards. This builds on the Cheltenham school’s success last week, when it was named the UK independent school that had made the most progress at the UK Education Business Awards. At the same event, headmaster Mr Matthew Burke was named as one of […]

PE teacher with brain tumour achieves ‘dream’ with triathlon medal – ‘live for today’ as ‘tomorrow is never promised’

In an extraordinary journey of resilience and determination, a woman overcame brain tumour and partial blindness to accomplish remarkable feats. With her indomitable spirit propelling her forward, she went on to represent her country at an international scale, winning awards. Rachel Bown, a Physical Education (PE) teacher specialising in special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), […]


A lecturer from North West Regional College (NWRC) has been presented with the Pearson Silver Award for Further Education Lecturer of the Year, recognising her outstanding commitment to changing lives at HMP Magilligan, every day. Pamela Brown has been teaching Creative Writing courses at the Prison since 2011 and fully understands the impact and importance […]

Sue Higginson receives lifetime achievement honour

Sue Higginson, Principal and chief executive of Wirral Metropolitan College, received the silver award from the Pearson National Awards on Wednesday. The announcement came following a celebration event held in college for staff and students for National Thank A Teacher Day. A total of 89 winners across the UK were named as winners of the Pearson National Teaching Awards […]

Gorleston East Norfolk teacher receives top Pearson award

East Norfolk Sixth Form (ENSF) sociology teacher India Loveland was named Further Education Lecturer at this year’s Pearson National Teaching Awards. Ms Loveland was presented her award on Wednesday – which was also National Thank a Teacher Day – by ENSF principal Dr Catherine Richards and Pearson’s Wendy Wooster. Read More…

Coleg Gwent Creative Arts Department Honoured in the Pearson National Teaching Awards

The Team from Coleg Gwent has been selected from thousands of nominations to win a Pearson National Teaching Silver Award. The Coleg Gwent Creative Arts Department was honoured with the Silver Award for Further Education Team of the Year for their outstanding commitment to changing the lives of the children they work with every day.   The Creative Arts department offers a […]

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