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Shadow Education Secretary praises North Tyneside First school

16 May 2022

Marine Park First School based in Whitley Bay received a special visit from Labour’s Shadow Education Secretary, Bridget Phillipson on Friday (13 May).

A boy is assembling a sentence from words in a cut up story

The visit was centred around the schools successful Reading Recovery programme, where children receive daily one-to-one lessons for 30 minutes with a specially trained teacher to support them to reach expected standards of reading and writing.

Bridget Philipson, who is also the MP for nearby Houghton and Sunderland South, joined one of the sessions to learn more about the impact the programme has on pupils’ developments.

Read the full article: North Tyneside Council News


Philip Meech for Reading Recovery Europe