Celebrating the school staff who go the extra mile

TV historian Dan Snow helped celebrate the recent past successes of a Hampshire education trust. The well-known academic, who lives in the New Forest, helped to say thank you to the dedicated staff across the Trust who go the extra mile every day to inspire hundreds of children in Southampton and on the Waterside. Dan was the special guest of … Read More

Hats off to Children’s University graduates

A special university to enrich young children’s learning has celebrated the achievements of dozens of New Forest school pupils. The Children’s University is a national scheme, run locally by a small charity called The Hive and in partnership with Inspire Learning Partnership. It works to develop a love of learning in children by encouraging participation in extra-curricular activities in and … Read More

Mastering maths is no problem at Fawley Infant School

Youngsters at one Waterside school are scoring success after mastering a new maths scheme. Fawley Infant School, part of the Inspire Learning Partnership, is counting the rewards after introducing the Singapore-inspired Mastery Maths for its children. Through using objects and drawing pictures, the pupils are developing fluency, reasoning and problem solving skills. And already the evidence is adding up that … Read More

Children put their art into remembrance

Children from across four Hampshire schools came together to create moving pieces of art to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. The event was organised by Inspire Learning Partnership for its four schools – Blackfield Primary and Fawley Infant on the Waterside and Hightown and Kanes Hill primary schools in Southampton. Dozens of pupils … Read More