Celebrating success and innovation

The educational charity Inspire Schools stages multiple awards events to both celebrate the excellent work delivered in schools, but also to share best practice. Events include heats of the Teacher of the Year Awards staged in Kent, Sussex and London as well as the Green School Awards and Kent Literacy Awards.

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Still time to help celebrate teaching ‘magic’

There is still just enough time left in which to submit nominations for the 2020 London Teacher of the Year Awards. And as the clock ticks down to Sunday’s nominations deadline, one of the judges responsible for picking the winners has spoken of his pleasure at being able...
Posted On 04 Mar 2020

Last chance to give teachers awards thanks

  There are just a handful of days left in which to submit nominations for the 2020 Kent Teacher of the Awards. Once the nominations deadline passes on Sunday, March 1, the judging organisations will then begin the labour of love of selecting the winners. And one of those...
Posted On 24 Feb 2020

Football legend’s teacher awards reminder

  Football legend Ian Wright provided powerful testimony to the life-transforming impact of teachers on Desert Island Discs on Sunday (February 16). With just two weeks left until the deadline for nominations for the London Teacher of the Year Awards, Mr Wright’s tribute to a...
Posted On 21 Feb 2020

BBC presenter’s awards delight

  The BBC presenter hosting the ceremony for the 2020 Sussex Teacher of the Year Awards has spoken of her “delight” at being involved with the event. BBC Sussex presenter Allison Ferns said: “I’m delighted to be hosting the Sussex Teacher of The Year Awards again. “Last year I...
Posted On 21 Feb 2020

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Kent Teacher of the Year Awards 2020

The best teachers, support staff and volunteers the county has to offer were celebrated at the Kent Teacher of the Year Awards 2020 on Friday (October 16). Now in its 20th year the awards event, which was due to take place at Ashford International Hotel in May, was instead...

London Teacher of the Year Awards 2020

The cream of the capital’s educators were honoured on Friday evening (October 9) at the London Teacher of the Year Awards 2020. Originally planned pre-COVID19 as a glittering awards dinner staged at the Heathrow headquarters of British Airways, the event was instead transformed...

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Green travel takes 304,000 cars off road

  Children taking part in Inspire Schools’ green-travel scheme Active Wow achieved a stunning 640,000 car-free journeys this academic year, taking 304,000 vehicles off the road. The figures, which represent a 30,000-journey increase on the previous year, were revealed during a...
Posted On 11 Jul 2019