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Schools North East is a movement for change giving a voice to North East schools in the national debate. Your engagement and input drives everything that we do. Together we are the definitive, apolitical voice of North East schools, influencing the shape of regional and national policy to deliver on your vision for our young people. You are at the very heart of what we do.


Become part of the movement, become part of the voice.

Let’s change the game together.

Click here to find out more about our Partner School membership.

Thanks to our Partner Schools we have:

Expanded our events programme

Delivering events in the region that attract over 3,000 delegates from across the North East and beyond, including keynotes from Amanda Spielman, Lord Agnew and Secretary of State for Education.

The events programme grows year on year reacting to the need of schools in the region.

This year saw a return to physical events and we also continue to support school leaders through webinars, workshops and online meetings, all free to Partner Schools.


Provided support for Governor Recruitment

Schools North East are utilising our existing network of existing contacts to draw on local professionals, highlighting the impact they can provide for their communities.  If your school or trust has vacancies you require support filling please fill in all relevent information here.


Continued to support recruitment in the region's schools through Jobs in Schools | North East

The region's own jobs portal set up by schools for schools.  In the last year over 1600 posts have been advertised reaching over 500,000 prospective candidates. 



Our evidence based excellence programme that aims to ‘change the game’ and inspire transformational change in classrooms across the North East. Ednorth has attracted the support of the SHINE Trust who will be supporting the programme with £500K of funding for school-led research projects in the North East.

Through this we have been able to fund projects across the region.

Supported over 20 schools with funding for projects through collaboration with the Community Foundation

Ednorth supports Teach Meets and also hosts the biannual CelebrateEd, the Northern Celebration of Education. 


Lauched the National Network of Special Schools for School Business Professionals

A dedicated network for School Business Professionals working in England's special and hospital schools and alternative provision settings, with 400 members.

The network aims to influence policy and decision makers striving for a better SEND system for all.


Facilitated Roundtable events for 

Head Teachers and CEOs

Deputy Head Teachers

SEND and AP School Leaders

Held regular MP Roundtables bringing School Leaders together with their MPs

Annual membership fee

Up to 100 pupils - £70.00 +VAT
101-599 pupils - £170.00 +VAT
Over 600 puplis - £320.00 +VAT

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Please contact us for more information about Trust or cluster group membership

We welcome you to join us from outside of the region and have a growing number of Partner Schools beyond the North East. Please contact us to discuss how we can support you