Posts Categorised: Wales

Ysgol Y Bynea – An excellent school

A modern and creative curriculum In 2014 the staff and Headteacher at Ysgol Y Bynea were looking to modernise and add more creativity to their curriculum. After hearing colleagues at other schools talk about the Cornerstones Curriculum, they approached us to find out more. They adopted the Cornerstones Curriculum Wales in April 2015 and in...

RE in the Welsh primary curriculum

Where do you stand on the subject of RE? Do you find it a fascinating subject to teach, full of wonder and insights into the beliefs and cultures of the people we all share a planet with? Or do you find it a tricky subject to cover, wracked with the feeling that you don’t...

We’re coming to Cardiff – book your free place on our Cornerstones Curriculum Conference now!

Back in November, we held our first ever Cornerstones Curriculum Conference in Swansea. It was a fantastic day of talks, workshops and networking. To hear more about the most recent changes to the Welsh curriculum and find out how Cornerstones can support you with implementing the new Welsh national curriculum, then come along to...

Back by popular demand – Cornerstones returning to Swansea with free information sessions

The first ever Cornerstones Curriculum Conference was a fantastic day of talks, workshops and networking. If you missed it though, don’t worry. Due to popular demand, we’re holding free information sessions on Friday 3rd February for all schools wanting to find out more about the Cornerstones Curriculum and how we can help you manage...

Cornerstones Curriculum Conference – full schedule and workshop details now available

Next month sees us hold our first ever education conference in Swansea and it’s shaping up to be an unmissable day. Free to all schools using Cornerstones products, you’ll hear more about how education is changing in Wales and how Cornerstones can support your school with implementing these changes. There will also be engaging workshop sessions,...

Introducing Scott Quinnell, former Welsh rugby international and keynote speaker at the Cornerstones Curriculum Conference

The Cornerstones Curriculum Conference is fast approaching, with final preparations underway for what's going to be a great day of information and good practice sharing. We’re especially thrilled to be welcoming Welsh rugby international, Scott Quinnell, as our keynote speaker on the day. Professional rugby career Rugby has always been a huge part of...

Former Welsh rugby star to give keynote speech at the Cornerstones Curriculum Conference

The first ever Cornerstones Curriculum Conference takes place in Swansea next month and we’re delighted to have former Welsh rugby international Scott Quinnell as our keynote speaker. Why Scott Quinnell? So why would an education company based in Yorkshire, choose a Welsh international rugby superstar to deliver the opening speech at their first education...

Join us at the first Cornerstones Curriculum Conference in Swansea – book your free place now!

Final preparations are underway for the very first Cornerstones Curriculum Conference on 18th November 2016. You’ll hear more about the most recent changes to the Welsh curriculum and find out how Cornerstones can support your school with implementing change. We can help you meet the requirements of the National Curriculum – now and in...

New to Cornerstones? Here are our top tips to get you started

September is once again upon us, bringing with it a new school year and for some, a brand new curriculum to teach in school. If you’re new to the Cornerstones Curriculum however – don’t worry! We’ve compiled our top tips to help get you started on your Cornerstones journey. Pick your projects Once you’ve...