Learning to drive is an exciting new step towards a greater freedom of travel with an abundance of new opportunities. However, it can also be daunting, and finding a suitable teacher can be tricky. It is not cheap so you want to make sure you are getting the most for what you are paying for. Here are the most patient, calming, and supportive instructors with the highest pass rates in the Nottingham area, according to reviews left on Google. All ratings and scores are accurate as of March 19. Read More Nottingham's top 10... Apple Driving School- 5* Located in Stapleford, Apple Driving School’s five-star rating derives from a total of 47 different reviews, proof not only of the school’s high quality but also its consistency. Customers note how instructor Rob’s friendly approach is perfect for beginners and those who may be nervous about first learning to drive. One reviewer said: "After struggling getting to grips with driving and thinking it was never going to be an … [Read more...] about These are 10 of the best driving instructors in Nottingham
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A new head teacher has been appointed at Pumpherston and Uphall Station Community Primary School. Sarah Burton, originally from Northern Irelend, first joined Harrysmuir Primary in Livingston when she came to West Lothian. She has also had spells with Education Scotland as a development officer working on the Scottish Schools National Intranet Glow, and principal teacher at Riverside Primary in Stirling. Read more: Sarah returned to West Lothian as depute head teacher of Mid Calder Primary School before joining Pumpherston and Uphall Station Community Primary School (PUSCPS) as acting headteacher over a year ago. She Burton said: “I am delighted to be appointed permanent head teacher of PUSCPS and would like to thank our whole school community for their support during my time as acting head teacher. “My vision is to drive forward our school motto of ‘Positive understanding supports confident personal success’. I believe that every child deserves a champion to … [Read more...] about West Lothian primary school welcomes new head teacher
Christmas has passed and we are now well into 2019 meaning children are back in class. It also means that Ofsted will be out and about in the region doing their latest inspections. As it stands there are 20 schools in Hull and East Yorkshire that were classed as 'Requires Improvement' in their last inspections. They include six secondary schools and 14 primary schools. Some schools have not been visited since 2016, and are due for an inspection, whereas some took place as recently December 2018. Areas the education watchdog inspectors check for vary but their specifications generally include: Effectiveness of leadership and management Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Personal development, behaviour and welfare Outcomes for pupils Early years provision Here are the school's that Ofsted inspectors said 'Requires Improvement': THE BOULEVARD ACADEMY - Massey Close, Hull, HU3 3QT Boulevard Academy declined following its ‘Outstanding’ review in 2015 with Ofsted … [Read more...] about The 20 Hull and East Yorkshire schools that need to improve
These are the very best primary schools in Hull and East Yorkshire. Clifton Primary School is once again the best primary school in the area according to the latest figures published in the Real School's Guide. The Real School’s Guide 2019, compiled by Trinity Mirror’s data unit, has revealed these are the best 10 schools in Hull and East Yorkshire following a survey of all the primaries in the region. The guide takes into account 44 different data points – including not just Key Stage Two results but factors like progress, pupil-teacher ratios and absence rates. It has been released ahead of the deadline to apply for your child to start primary school this year, which is on Tuesday, January 15. As well as the top 10 listed below, you can find out how your own school fared here. In the top 10 primaries, five are based in west Hull, two are based in east Hull, one is based in Beverley and another in Goole. It is the second year that Clifton has come top of the chart, … [Read more...] about The top 10 primary schools in Hull and East Yorkshire revealed
A great teacher can change your life forever and judging by the hundreds of comments we received after asking who your favourites are, you feel the same way. Now that the responses have flooded in, we've put together a list of the best from schools all over Merseyside - those real life heroes who have improved kids' chances. We haven't been able to include every single teacher, but we've done our best to name those who seem to have made a particular impact on those who commented. We apologise in advance for any spelling mistakes to teachers' names, we've included them based on how they were referred to in comments. Sadly, some have now passed away, but what better way to remember them than in a shoutout that thousands will read? Aintree Davenhill Primary School Mrs Ward - 'My son had the best time with mrs ward in year 3,' wrote Alison Gumley. 'She made everyday full of learning with lots of fun... a valuable teacher that every school needs,' she added. Archbishop Beck Catholic … [Read more...] about Is your favourite school teacher named in our tribute?