Lehman College in New York City chose MediaCore, a video learning platform, to enable learning outside the classroom using high definition videos. Brendan…Continue
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A group of 200 Pathways to Apprenticeships students from Cardiff and Vale College revealed their inner entrepreneur to major employers from across the Capital Region at an employability and enterprise programme at Cardiff City Stadium.
Nearly half of the employers who took part have…Continue
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“Light and airy”, “exciting”, “inspiring” and “amazing” – these are just some of the great responses to the 2013 redevelopment of Barking & Dagenham College’s Rush Green campus.
The College has just launched its Jubilee Building, a major…Continue
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Carol Vorderman MBE, yesterday (24th October) officially opened Barking & Dagenham College’s new Gazelle Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre – the only space of its kind in London and one of only two in…Continue
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Being so close to Heathrow, it is no surprise that most west London employers are either in, or rely upon, the Logistics sector for getting things from A to B: from import-export to warehousing, distribution and delivery services. A shortage of skilled employees in the sector coupled with high unemployment levels for young people, has led to the formation of the new Logistics Skills Alliance (LSA) – a west London-based Group Training Association (GTA) formed by West Thames College, Hounslow…Continue
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Education inspectors have praised the work of staff and management at an 'outstanding' Harrow nursery. Brightstart Daycare Nursery on Walton Road, Harrow, was established seven years ago and owners, Harriet D’Cruz and Janine Brockiner, both of whom are experienced childcare teachers at Stanmore College, along with their staff, three of whom are former Stanmore students and one current student, were delighted to achieve top marks in all areas following a recent Ofsted inspection. The three…Continue
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Safety first for film students
Students studying Creative Media production at Warrington Collegiate have earned high praise for their collaborative work on an electricity safety video for Electricity North West.Continue
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Student finalists compete for national success
Warrington Collegiate is celebrating outstanding student success as six students bid to become the best in the UK at the Skills Show in Birmingham NEC, billed as the UK’s largest Skills and Careers Event.Continue
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The event, organised by members of the College's Student Union and student services team, paid tribute to the influence black culture has had across the world.
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MediaCore, the cloud-based video education platform, has published a white paper which explores the ways in which colleges and universities can differentiate themselves by…Continue
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Dance students at Richmond upon Thames College were treated to a master class on Tuesday 22 October from elite aerial performance company, Upswing.
The day-long session saw students receive training from artistic director, Vicki Amedume, on both the aerial cocoon and aerial ring, allowing them to develop new performance techniques via a medium…Continue
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A series of courses designed to help health and care workers better support people at the end of their lives has been launched jointly by South Leicestershire College and LOROS, the Leicestershire and Rutland Hospice.
The training programmes will lead to nationally recognised qualifications.
The Level 2 award (Awareness of End of Life Care) will increase knowledge and confidence in providing end of life care and meeting the needs of individual patients/clients…Continue
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Photo caption – “Double success: Juliet Hodson (left) and her sister Natalie celebrate their first-class achievements”
Two South Tyneside sisters who were the first in their family to go to university have each been awarded first class honours degrees.
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Photo caption: Mark Thompson
Gateshead College has strengthened its executive team with the appointment of experienced HR director Mark…Continue
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Photo caption (from left to right): Bass players Andrew Harrison (blue t-shirt), Kevin Cavanagh (grey t-shirt) and David Foden (NYC t-shirt) are among the first batch of students to study music performance with Sage Gateshead and Gateshead College.
A new generation of local talent is being…Continue
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Photo caption (from left to right): Judith Doyle, principal of Gateshead College; Samantha Pritchard, solicitor, Bond Dickinson; Gavin Prior, general manager, INTU Metrocentre; Lesley Kerrison, commercial director, Metro Radio; with A Level students Tom Peacock and Tammy Farrer
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PHOTO CAPTION: Andrea Johnson (left), business development manager at Equality North East, presents the award to Teresa Hodgson of SABIC.
A Teesside petrochemicals company has been rewarded for its strong commitment to equality and diversity.
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PHOTO CAPTION: Mark Thompson (far left) of award sponsor Gateshead College presents the Outstanding Practice award to representatives of the Public and Commercial Services Union Northern Region LGBT Network.
Employers and individuals have been rewarded for their strong…Continue
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