Quick links to regional news


Could a planned ‘no-frills’ private school be putting our children’s education at risk? (ChronicleLive)
Schoolgirl wins boxing gold medal for England (Northern Echo)
Children shine in their own version of the Eurovision Song Contest (Northern Echo)
Pupils pitch their road safety film ideas (Northern Echo)

A Meeting With: Judith Doyle, principal and CEO, Gateshead College (ChronicleLive)

Hartlepool college students bring their designs to housing development (Hartlepool Mail)
Hartlepool school’s drive to improve is working (Hartlepool Mail)
Outstanding school has Christian values at its heart (Hartlepool Mail)
Hartlepool youngster uses pedal power to help fire-hit school (Hartlepool Mail)
Deputy headteacher retires after almost two decades of dedication to school (Hartlepool Mail)


‘You can’t do education on the cheap’: Teachers rally against school cuts in Newcastle (ChronicleLive)
Unusual & creative prom transport in Newcastle & the North East (ChronicleLive)
City bar paves career path for students with special needs (NE Connected)

North Tyneside
You’ll never guess where pupils from a Wallsend school are going on their school trip (ChronicleLive)
School reaches out its support to disabled children in Africa (ChronicleLive)
Police help Whitley Bay youngsters stay safe (ChronicleLive)
College teams up with business to boost engineering training (ChronicleLive)
North Tyneside pupils learn the language of computers

Alnwick school project needs your vote to win share of £250k (Northumberland Gazette)
Appeal for more time on future of school (Northumberland Gazette)
Improving road safety near schools (Northumberland Gazette)
Alnwick pupils’ song for Europe (Northumberland Gazette)
Poignant reunion is a fitting farewell to Duke’s school (Northumberland Gazette)

Redcar & Cleveland
Talent takes the Spotlight at Degree show as Students take up Careers in Design (NE Connected)

South Tyneside
Check out this South Shields school’s new woodland area (Shields Gazette)
Chef cooks up masterclass at South Tyneside College (Shields Gazette)
Pupils get to cut ribbon at opening of new restaurant (Shields Gazette)
South Shields pupils get to grips with animation (Shields Gazette)
Course takes root to help little learners discover life outdoors (Shields Gazette)
Pupils see work begin on new nursery building (Shields Gazette)
School pupils invited to chart a maritime career in South Shields (Shields Gazette)


Sunderland College scoops award for its work with LGBT staff and students (Sunderland Echo)
Sunderland schoolboy is streets ahead with idea to name new housing estate (Sunderland Echo)
Have a say on apartments plan for former Sunderland private school site (Sunderland Echo)