Computers for Pupils
A £90 million, two year DCSF (Department for Children Schools and Families) programme aimed at helping some of the most disadvantaged secondary children improve their education and life skills by putting a computer into the home. Local authorities identified as having eligible schools and pupils in their area have been given funding to buy equipment, as well as help and advice covering all aspects of the scheme.
CS Communications Team
The Communications Team's core function is to lead on internal and external communications strategies. They offer a range of publicity and business support services, including management of the Directorate's intranet and internet pages, maintenance of organisational structures and staff directories, events co-ordination, and mail services, both external and to schools and district-based teams.
Management Information Systems
Supporting effective use of your schools Information Systems. This area is essential support for your administrative processes. The site contains information about training, data management, service support and more.
Management Support to Schools
Management Support is the advice and practical assistance given by the Local Authority to schools and academies in dealing with issues arising from their everyday contact with staff, pupils, parents, the local community and a range of official organisations. This includes a 365 days a year emergency response to critical incidents.
MEWAN Connection Support
Information about your MEWAN connection, Cache Box, Filtering, Firewalls, Anti-Virus, technical blog (latest news) and more.
MSCB Training Plan
The MSCB Training Plan aims to attract a balanced mix of professionals on the courses to maximise multi-agency working with the aim of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people across Manchester. They provide valuable opportunities for practitioners and managers to work together in a stimulating and safe learning environment, share knowledge and experience and to foster and develop relationships, which will result in positive outcomes for children and young people.
NCSL - Tranforming Learning Spaces
Dedicated to sharing best practice in the transformation of learning and learning environments, Future has been created to support the NCSL's leadership programmes for the Primary Capital Programme and Building Schools for the Future. It is designed to capture and share the very best practice - and to allow feedback so that we can respond to your requests and needs.
Research and Statistics
This website has been developed as part of the Secondary Strategy project, to make information on school performance more available to schools, governors and School Improvement Partners (SIPs). The site has been developed by the Research and Statistics team in Children's Services.
The Standards Site
Homepage of the Standards Site from the DCSF. From here you can branch into every aspect of school inititives, National Strategies, curriculum development, TeacherNet, Teacher's TV ...
Traded Services provides professional services to schools in Manchester, offering a range of Consultancy Services, CPD Opportunities, Management and Curriculum Support.