Above: Mesma’s Carole Loader (left) says the Merlin Standard is an important accreditation for her company
Online improvement planning and self-assessment software provider Mesma has adapted its existing platform - built for education providers around the Ofsted framework - to…Continue
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Uxbridge College’s brand new NextGen Skills Academy course, the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Games, Animation and VFX Skills has been showcased on BBC London News.
Footage shot in the College’s IT & Media Centre, which featured interviews with students taking the course, was featured…Continue
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Exciting new initiative in Adult Community Learning
Research has shown that adult community learning changes lives. Lifelong learning can boost local economies and reduce the number of people using public services. Year on year Warrington Collegiate celebrates the achievement of adult learners, from those starting a new business through skills gained at evening classes and those graduating with a university level qualification.…Continue
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College is the first UTC in the country to be awarded the highest rating
26 August 2015 – UTC Reading has become the country’s first university technical college (UTC) to be rated Outstanding by Ofsted inspectors who particularly praised its use of data generated by Progresso, the cloud-based management information system (MIS) from Advanced Learning (Advanced).
The UTC opened its doors in 2013 and runs computer science, IT and…Continue
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Sixth form college students will benefit from more than half a million pounds of investment in technology aimed at improving access to learning.
iPads, Chromebooks and the creation of a new City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form…Continue
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Joint statement by Barking & Dagenham College and Havering College of Further & Higher Education
East Londoners who are keen to access higher level technical and professional training, to better equip them compete in the Capital’s global job market, are at the heart of plans announced today by Barking & Dagenham College and Havering College of Further & Higher Education (HCFHE). Both colleges announced their commitment…Continue
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Photocaption: Mesma’s Louise Doyle (pictured right) says self-assessment will be core in new Ofsted Common Inspection Framework
While education and skills providers across the country will be looking at how they can meet the new Ofsted Common Inspection Framework that…Continue
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A great results day for Sharon
“It’s a pass,” says a delighted Sharon. “Well worth all the hard work and effort.” My…Continue
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Stay local, go far
Studying at their local college has paid off for both Ramil Gorrieza, and 20 year old Chris Snow. They are just two students of the students studying Higher Education at Warrington Collegiate who are celebrating a boost to their career.
Even before Chris and…Continue
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Cambridge Regional College students have been spending their summer helping others and providing a bumper boost for 17 charities, with sponsored sleep-outs, selfie days and fundraising.Continue
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Students and staff at the College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London are celebrating today after their students excelled in this year’s English and Maths GCSE exams.
Over 1100 students took these exams this year. 529 students sat for their English GCSE and 577 for their Maths GCSE. All of the students were resitting the exams to improve on the grades they achieved at school.
42% of CONEL students achieved A* - C grades in their English GCSEs, a more than ten per cent…Continue
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On Thursday 20 August, teenagers across the UK received their GCSE results. For many, it’s a time of anxiety mixed with excitement, but there are a wide range of options available.
College of North West London Principal Andy Cole said:
“I know GCSE results day can often be an anxious time for many students but it can also be very exciting. There are so many options available and whether you’ve done well in your GCSEs or not, A-levels are not always the best…Continue
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Uxbridge College students, who complete their GCSEs in one year, are celebrating their results this year.
Amanda Washbrook, Head of Uxbridge College Academy, the College area which teaches A-levels, GCSEs and Vocational Science, said: “Again this year we are delighted to…Continue
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Photograph shows: A career in nursing…Continue
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A Sunderland training company is celebrating its 40th anniversary and a legacy of helping 35,000 people improve their lives and gain employment.
Springboard Sunderland Trust started out in 1975 in a basement in Toward Road in Sunderland with…Continue
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The South Tyneside depot of Europe’s largest refreshment supplier is investing in staff upskilling to support major changes to the business, which has changed its name and its direction.
Pelican Rouge - formerly Autobar UK - employs 62 people at its base in Boldon and 1,600 people UK-wide. The firm is pursuing growth through what it calls a 'premiumisation' strategy, which aims to make it a…Continue
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Rianne crowned World Champion and best of best
It's a double celebration for former Warrington Collegiate student, Rianne Chester, at the WorldSkills International Competition, 2015, in San Paulo, Brazil. Rianne took the gold medal in the Beauty therapy competition as well as gaining the illustrious Albert Vidal medal which recognises the best of best, the first time the UK has ever won the prize.…Continue
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Students from Waltham Forest College are proving that academic A Levels are not the only route to university and achieving their dreams.
Scores of young people are leaving the College and taking up places at university after passing BTEC…Continue
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