The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London celebrated the end of Team 9’s Prince’s Trust Programme last week (22 July) at Alexandra Palace with a ceremony attended by friends, families and senior representatives from Haringey Council and Haringey Police Service.
The VIPs included…Continue
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Warrington Collegiate and the Foundation have always enjoyed a good relationship, with both staff and students…Continue
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More than 300 of the students who will come to Cardiff and Vale College in September have been given a sneak Discovery Day preview of the College’s £45m new campus in the heart of the city centre.
The students, who will study A Levels, Hair, Beauty & Complementary Therapies or Creative courses in…Continue
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Cambridge Regional College security manager Russ McPherson has been recognised for his life-saving emergency responder voluntary work with the East of England Ambulance Service.
His 10 years of volunteering service was marked with the presentation of an award in appreciation of his “outstanding contribution and years of service given to the ambulance service.”
Russ, a Cambridge city councillor, used his skills to save the life of a man who collapsed with a heart attack…Continue
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FTS appoints new Principal
Following an extensive national recruitment exercise, Future Tech Studio School (FTS) is delighted to announce the appointment of Gail Stonier as the new Principal, building on the vision and success of the school’s first year.
Gail says, “I’m…Continue
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23 July 2015
The Education and Training Foundation (ETF) commissioned ICF Consulting to collect and analyse data to understand the existing provision of Initial Teacher Education (ITE), and the characteristics of trainee teachers.
The aim of the project was to gather and examine information on ITE provision from June 2014 to March 2015 for entry to the FE sector.
The report draws on national data to describe the current delivery of ITE…Continue
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Photograph shows: Jody is cruising
An apprentice hairdresser is swapping salon clients for holidaymakers after being offered the role of a lifetime on the high seas. Jody Taylor has been recruited by spa operators, Steiner, who provide on board spa…Continue
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An inspirational lecturer at Cambridge Regional College has been shortlisted for a Bafta YGD award after being nominated for the honour by his students.Continue
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On Tuesday 7 July, over 300 students attended the College's Taster Day held at the Forest Road and Lockwood Way sites.
The day kicked off with a warm introduction from the Principal, Penny Wycherley, followed by students being escorted by…Continue
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Year 10 pupils from Holy Family Catholic School and Sixth Form enjoyed a fun and engaging workshop on social media at Digital ClickZ event held at the College.
This included a presentation on SBTV, an urban music channel founded by young…Continue
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Schools must address significant gaps in their data and embrace cloud-based solutions to benefit from a revolution in education technology over the next decade. These are the findings of a new white paper commissioned by leading software provider Advanced Learning (Advanced) in association with one of the world’s foremost education experts, Professor Stephen…Continue
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Students are turning to the internet to fund their dreams as a college becomes the first in the country to launch its own crowdfunding platform.
Barnsley College is the first FE college in the UK to create a crowdfunding site which allows its students to ask members of the public to help them achieve their business goals. BCKickstart encourages budding entrepreneurs to put details of their business online so they can ask potential investors to donate cash to help them develop their…Continue
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Animation students from Barking & Dagenham College got the chance to learn from creative employers and leaders in the hi-tech world of TV and film 3D visual effects and take part in a speed 3D modelling challenge – with one student…Continue
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Cambridge Regional College has been hosting construction apprentices from Germany as part of an international project to share ideas and working practices.
The visit, the first of its kind for the college and its European visitors, was organised through Erasmus, the EU initiative behind exchange programmes for university students.…Continue
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Freerunning Parkour pioneer and James Bond star Sébastian Foucan joined a crowd of students, staff, family and friends at the College of North West London’s annual Student Awards ceremony on Wednesday July 8th.
Awards were presented to over thirty students in a range of subjects from Accountancy, Beauty and IT to Engineering, Construction, Plumbing and ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages.)
Guest Speaker Foucan, who has also toured with…Continue
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Photographs show: Prince’s Trust Team 106 bask in glory of their garden work
Children at a Birmingham nursery will have more fun this summer after one of their gardens received a makeover from learners on a Prince’s Trust programme. The group, called Team 106 and…Continue
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The ‘speed meet’ event held in the College’s brand new Corporate Suite at the Crawley campus, saw…Continue
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Local students entered the dragon’s lair last month when they presented ‘Elevator Pitches’ for their business propositions to a panel of four esteemed local business people during an event modelled on the hit BBC television show, ‘Dragon’s Den’.
The event, held at Central Sussex College’s Crawley campus, was the culmination of months of workshops, mentoring and activities delivered as part of the College’s 3E (Enterprise, Employment and Entrepreneurship) initiative.…Continue
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The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London’s Access to University and Higher Education students celebrated the end of a brilliant year with a graduation ceremony in July at the College’s Tottenham Centre hosted by College Governor, the Reverend Nims Obunge. The Ceremony, which is the first…Continue
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The Army pulled out all the stops to help students at Cambridge Regional College in their end of year ‘exams’ – putting on a series of tough challenges including blindfolded assault courses and mock bomb disposal tests.Continue
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