Quick links to regional news


Fire Ravaged School Rises From The Ashes To Celebrate 10 Years (NE Connected)

Game of Thrones star hands Darlington teenager Best Director award at film festival (Darlington & Stockton Times)


Cystic Fibrosis Everest Mountaineer Inspires Old School As Part Of £100,000 Fundraise (NE Connected)

Children Take Part In School Sleepover (NE Connected)

Schools put on eco-themed musical at Gala Theatre (Durham Advertiser)

Schoolchildren given chance to sing at Durham Cathedral (Durham Advertiser)

Grant to help children learn about heritage (Durham Advertiser)

New College Students get commendation for producing video for Special Constabulary (Durham Advertiser)

Durham Johnston raises thousands in memory of popular teacher (Durham Advertiser)

First aid training in schools (NE Connected)


Mindless vandals destroy Highfield Community Primary School’s outdoor classroom (ChronicleLive)

Exam Clean Sweep For Public Speaking Students (NE Connected)

Golden accolade awarded to former Gateshead College student (NE Connected)


Hartlepool students get taste of Paralympics on themed day of events (Hartlepool Mail)

Hartlepool youngsters representing the region at national dance contest (Hartlepool Mail)

Penalty success for youngsters as Hartlepool school triumphs again at Victoria Park (Hartlepool Mail)

Hartlepool students granted behind-the-scenes access as they look to weld a bright future (Hartlepool Mail)

The Hartlepool youngsters who wowed an audience with their fundraising dance moves (Hartlepool Mail)

Council boss says college merger is a ‘fantastic opportunity’ (Hartlepool Mail)

Hartlepool teens show appetite for success (Hartlepool Mail)

Hartlepool teacher awarded OBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours (Hartlepool Mail)

Hartlepool schools join in Queen’s birthday celebrations (Hartlepool Mail)


Training merger to help thousands of Teesside apprentices (GazetteLive)

Education leaders call for companies to Invest in Teesside (GazetteLive)

Pupils across Teesside kick off party celebrations for Queen’s 90th birthday (GazetteLive)


These cute Newcastle kids are ready to take a big life step thanks to a new scheme (ChronicleLive)

Work Placement ‘App’oprtunity for Corey (NE Connected)

North Tyneside

North Tyneside Council Seeks Clarification on Education Plans (NE Connected)

School Scoops Top Prize (NE Coneccted)


Pupils tune up for orchestral play day (Morpeth Herald)

Torch relay rolls into Tynedale (Hexham Courant)

Apply now to study at new career college (Morpeth Herald)

‘Superman’ Alan awarded a BEM (Morpeth Herald)

School children got to grips with rural life at Northumberland farming show (ChronicleLive)

How Haydon Bridge High School helped France win the 1998 World Cup (ChronicleLive)

Redcar & Cleveland

“Heseltine Figures On Local School Performance False And Outdated” Says Redcar And Cleveland Education Chief And Local MP’s (NE Connected)

Education leaders call for companies to Invest in Teesside (GazetteLive)

Pupils across Teesside kick off party celebrations for Queen’s 90th birthday (GazetteLive)

South Tyneside

Teaching technique pioneered in South Tyneside to be used in Middle East (Sunderland Echo)

Hundreds back bid to stop South Shields school becoming an academy (Sunderland Echo)


Academy renowned for strict discipline takes over struggling Stockton School (GazetteLive)

Yarm ‘Quizmasters’ To Compete In London At National Final (NE Connected)

Stockton schoolgirl left embarrassed after being branded ‘Most likely to appear on Jeremy Kyle’ (GazetteLive)

Education leaders call for companies to Invest in Teesside (GazetteLive)

Students prepare to play their part in one of Stockton’s largest emergency exercises (NE Connected)

Were you there? Archive pictures of Our Lady and St Bede RC School pupils (GazetteLive)

School Children Design Their Stockton Town Centre Automata (NE Connected)

Your Nursery: Oakdene Primary School, Billingham (GazetteLive)


City academy told it must do better for the second time (Sunderland Echo)

Sunderland schoolchildren get a visit from Wear Crossing’s Safety Sam (Sunderland Echo)

The latest young political voices for Sunderland have been appointed (Sunderland Echo)

New nursing school in Sunderland will help meet national shortages (Sunderland Echo)

Mum plans legal action after autistic daughter denied school lessons for 10 weeks (Sunderland Echo)

Skipping contest shows Sunderland kids the ropes to fitness (Sunderland Echo)

Hetton School opens its doors for a last look round before it’s replaced (Sunderland Echo)