Passmores Academy students get a butchers at Sheppard and Wright

Passmores Academy students get a butchers at Sheppard and Wright

MIKE Wright, from Sheppard and Wright Butchers in Bush Fair, visited Passmores Academy this week to demonstrate the craft of butchery to some Year 10 catering students. They have been learning about Food Provenance, where our food comes from, so Mike agreed to teach the students in a very practical and interesting way. The students […]

Children with special educational needs missing out on support

Children with special educational needs missing out on support

THOUSANDS of children missing out on key support for diagnosed special educational needs in England is a “national scandal”, Ofsted has said. Chief inspector of England’s schools, Amanda Spielman, reveals 4,000 children with official education, health and care plans (EHCs) setting out their needs receive no support at all. She also raises the issue of […]

Banana Moon Day Nursery praised by Ofsted

Banana Moon Day Nursery praised by Ofsted

A NURSERY based in Netteswell has been highly praised by Ofsted. The education inspectors came to Banana Moon Day Nursery based at Netteswell Hall Annexe in October. The report made the following observations: Children are very happy, confident and extremely well behaved. They show that they have excellent self-esteem and that they feel emotionally secure. […]

Harlow College benefits from Construction Skills Fund support

Harlow College benefits from Construction Skills Fund support

PROJECTS to increase the number of people trained in the construction industry and tackle skills shortages in the sector have secured funding through the Construction Skills Fund, provided by the Department for Education and managed by the CITB (Construction and Industry Training Board). Of the 26 projects in England to receive a share of more […]

Harlow College ‘In The Making’ shop opens for business in Harvey Centre

Harlow College ‘In The Making’ shop opens for business in Harvey Centre

‘In The Making’ Opens For Business By Callum Hibberd ON Saturday, a shop completely run by the students from Harlow College’s supported studies department opened to the public. The shop, which was officially opened by Carly Duff, is to sell unique products which have been made from completely recycled products. All products have been made […]

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