This year Stuart Peet, Design Technology teacher at Sale High School, was invited to attend the annual North West Design and Technology conference as a special guest to receive an outstanding practice award. The North West Design and Technology festival is a celebration of design and technology from across the region. The award was given by a panel of experts from universities and Industry looking for inspirational and innovative practice in lesson delivery in schools.

Andy Mitchel, the Assistant Chief Executive of D&TA presented the award. Following the award ceremony there was a  good practice session which enabled DT staff at Sale High to share their expertise with other design technology departments from across the North West.