Meet Dr Alex Gray.

Meet Dr Alex Gray.

Academic Researcher; Lecturer; Trainer of education professionals; author and blogger. Alex joined Releasing Potential in 2016 having worked for many years as a Lecturer in Higher Education.  Alex manages the operational and strategic elements of a number of...
Inspiring great practice globally

Inspiring great practice globally

It was only recently, since starting my position at RP, I was pointed in the direction of HundrEd and have been completely awe-inspired since.  HundrEd states that the purpose of education is to help every child flourish, no matter what happens in life; emphasising...

Embarking on a new ‘life’ journey

On the 2nd September 2020 I started a new role as a Trainer of Professionals at Releasing Potential, and on the 8th September I co-delivered my first Managing Challenging Behaviour level 3 course (i.e. day 1&2), which I thoroughly enjoyed. It was so refreshing...
The Problem with Banking Compassion

The Problem with Banking Compassion

Banking compassion Since 2016 I have worked at Releasing Potential, an organisation dedicated to supporting children and young people who have been excluded from mainstream education. My role is to manage the parts of the organisation that support our independent...
Our Values in a time of Crisis

Our Values in a time of Crisis

The lockdown has impacted the students and the staff whose job it is to support them, in ways that have pushed us, as an Institute team, to think about the core values that underpin Releasing Potential during the current crisis. This thinking has been both fruitful...