South Thames College Students collaborate for end of term Charity Fashion Show

South Thames College Students collaborate for end of term Charity Fashion Show

Last week saw South Thames College students from a variety of courses come together for the end of year charity fashion show. South Thames College partnered with a local South London charity, Wandsworth Oasis, who are celebrating 30 years of HIV support and prevention through its 10 South London charity...

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Westminster primary schools wanted for volunteer reading programme  designed to help improve children’s literacy

Westminster primary schools wanted for volunteer reading programme designed to help improve children’s literacy

Programme launched to help schools support children who are at risk of not reaching the expected level for reading Literacy charity, Bookmark Reading, is looking to partner with Westminster primary schools that want help in providing reading support to children in years 1 to 3. Bookmark matches schools with vetted...

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Discover a world of possibilities at the Language Centre, SOAS

Discover a world of possibilities at the Language Centre, SOAS

Most people would agree that knowing the language(s) of a society is the key to accessing its distinct ways of formulating and communicating ideas. The increasing interest of the UK in forging trade and commercial partnerships beyond the confines of Europe now make the gaining of at least functional competence...

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WAES Summer Open Event

WAES Summer Open Event

Westminster Adult Education Centre (WAES) is holding an Open Event on Saturday 15 June 2019 at their Lisson Grove Centre. The day will mark the start of the enrolment period for programmes starting in September. WAES offer a range of qualifications and short courses in subjects as diverse as fine...

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Education, Enterprise & Empowerment – Charity Seminar this Monday 17th June at 6pm in Belgravia

Education, Enterprise & Empowerment – Charity Seminar this Monday 17th June at 6pm in Belgravia

You are invited to join Simply Learning Tuition for an inspiring early evening seminar with their charity partner, Shivia, on Monday 17th June at Eaton House Belgravia. The seminar is suitable for teenagers and adults. CEO and Founder, Olly Donnelly, will be joined by her management team, Joe and Chandrani...

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Special Needs, we need to rise to meet the challenges

  by Dr Raj Chandok, FRCGP MSc MBBS DC DRCOG DFFP D Med Ed The term “special needs” is usually thought of in relation to children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities or SEND. Children fall under this category if it is determined that they have a learning difficulty or...

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‘Asbestos’ school to remain closed until June

‘Asbestos’ school to remain closed until June

Children at a North Kensington secondary school that closed in April will finally return to full-time education on Tuesday, June 4. Latimer AP Academy closed on April 3 when asbestos was discovered inside door frames at the Victorian building, which it rents from Kensington and Chelsea Council. Since the cancer-causing...

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Redcliffe School brings ‘plogging’ to the Royal Borough

Redcliffe School brings ‘plogging’ to the Royal Borough

Redcliffe School is a ‘beacon’ school, known for their focus on Education for Social Responsibility and teaching children to work towards to the United Nation’s Global Goals end extreme poverty and build a better world by 2030. The school’s concept is to develop a deep understanding of the World’s social, environmental and economic...

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Four ways to prepare your child for boarding school

Four ways to prepare your child for boarding school

By Helen Lami, course director of Academic Summer Beautiful buildings, the chance to forge lifelong friendships and a varied curriculum – minus the charms and herbology lessons: some of the similarities that British boarding schools have with J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series. Unlike Harry’s journey to Hogwarts, getting ready...

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Box Hill School: Q and A with their Head of Boarding

Box Hill School: Q and A with their Head of Boarding

Interview with Box Hill School’s Head of Boarding John Attewell. What is the day-to-day life of a boarder like? Although it is reasonably structured, we regard the boarding experience as ‘home from home’ and therefore try to mirror, as far as possible the post school experience of our day students....

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