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We are working with Partner Schools, and supporting them to implement person-centred practices to deliver personalised education. Our Partner Schools blog for us every month, and work with us to develop and test out how person-centred practices can work in primary and secondary schools. .

Our partnership schools are: .

  • Norris Bank Primary School - with Katy Spreckley
  • Oxley Park Academy - with Deb Frayne-Johnson
  • Manchester Grammar School - with Andy Smith, Head of Middle School
  • Copmanthorpe Primary School – with Tim Williams, Deputy Head
  • Elaine Kinsella, an Educational Psychologist with Wirral Children and Young People’s Department
  • Barb Swartz- Biscaro works with HSA Canada and Community Living Parry Sound in Ontario
  • Manor Farm Community Infant School- with Paula Coppins, Head Teacher and Marianne Selby- Boothryd, Vice Chair of Governors
  • Carys Bird, a teacher in a school for children who have special educational needs in Gwynedd
  • Bebington High Sports College in Wirral- with Carol Taylor, a Higher Level Teaching Assistant
  • Lark Hill Nursery School in Stockport, Cath Evans

We are working with Partner Schools, and supporting them to implement person-centred practices to deliver personalised education. Our Partner Schools blog for us every month, and work with us to develop and test out how person-centred practices can work in primary and secondary schools. .

Our partnership schools are: .

  • Norris Bank Primary School - with Katy Spreckley
  • Oxley Park Academy - with Deb Frayne-Johnson
  • Manchester Grammar School - with Andy Smith, Head of Middle School
  • Copmanthorpe Primary School – with Tim Williams, Deputy Head
  • Elaine Kinsella, an Educational Psychologist with Wirral Children and Young People’s Department
  • Barb Swartz- Biscaro works with HSA Canada and Community Living Parry Sound in Ontario
  • Manor Farm Community Infant School- with Paula Coppins, Head Teacher and Marianne Selby- Boothryd, Vice Chair of Governors
  • Carys Bird, a teacher in a school for children who have special educational needs in Gwynedd
  • Bebington High Sports College in Wirral- with Carol Taylor, a Higher Level Teaching Assistant
  • Lark Hill Nursery School in Stockport, Cath Evans

Carol Taylor blogs about the launch of Bebington High Sports College’s One Page Strategy

The Launch of our School One Page Strategy at Bebington High Sports College March saw the launch to all of our staff, teaching and non-teaching, of our School One Page Strategy.  Now finalised, it looks fantastic and was extremely well…

Katy Spreckley blogs about re-launching the One Page Profile at Norris Bank

We have all been strong advocates of personalised learning for about 5 years now and created one page profiles for all children in school every year, updating them at various points throughout the year. They have been a great success for…

Deb Frayne-Johnson is the Assistant Principal at Oxley Park Academy

There are lots of different things going on at the moment in school with regards to developing our One Page Profiles and also the One Page Profile Plus. It was really nice to get the opportunity to meet with staff…

Jo O’Raw, Headteacher at Lark Hill Nursery School, asks “Are we a caring community of happy learners?”

Lark Hill Nursery School is one of five Nursery Schools in Stockport.  When I became Headteacher of the Nursery in 2005 there were nine Nursery Schools so it has been an emotional period of closures and change.  It has always…

Cath Evans from Lark Hill Nursery School reflects on “The questions we ask!”

We have been developing One Page Profiles since July and during Gill’s latest visit to see us at school we began to talk about our home visits and particularly the paperwork that we complete with families during these visits. We…

Katy Spreckley from Norris Bank writes about developing their One Page Strategy

  Before our re-launch of one page profiles in school we decided to review what our thoughts were about Personalising Education. We looked at what personalised education looks like for us here at Norris Bank Primary and created a One…

Barb Swartz- Biscaro shares learning from Canada

Conversation Starters Starting high school is a very stressful time for all students. It’s also a time that students are bargaining with their self-confidence and want to appear the same as everyone else; not stand out. For a young student…

Carol Taylor shares news from Bebington High Sports College in Wirral

The new half term has been very busy with arrangements being made for whole staff training on the awareness of Person Centred Profiles, this will include training. Initially we are targeting the form teachers of Year 7 and Year 10…

Manor Farm Infants School have a ” Together We Grow ” tree

Autumn leaves have fallen down and new spring leaves are growing!      One page profiles have made us very aware of how we would like our pupils to have a  developing knowledge of all the things they are good…

Nicola Walmsley is a Teacher at Oxley Park Academy

Our first day back of 2014 was a really positive start to the year. We began with a training day for the relaunch of one page profiles for both teachers and teaching assistants.  Although we had been working with one…

Carol Taylor from Bebington High Sports College reflects on the difference that One Page Profiles have been making

As we start a New Year I thought it might be a great time to share with you all, some of the One Page Profile success stories at our school during 2013. There are many of our student’s who now…

Deb Frayne- Johnson is the Year 6 leader and a member of the Personalisation team at Oxley Park Academy. Deb also leads on Continuing Professional Development.

The last few weeks on our One Page Profile work has been challenging but also really fun. Nic and I busily prepared our lesson plans ready for our consultation with staff. We had arranged for staff to complete a consultation…