The Baker Clause comes into force – January 2018
This week sees the Baker Clause become law. What does this mean? It has implications for both schools and colleges. The former Education Secretary Lord Baker proposed an amendment to the Technical and Further Education Act which became law in May 2017. This amendment was approved and becomes law this week. It says “From 2 […]
National Apprenticeship Week starts 5th March
Promoting Apprenticeships all week – lots of great information including videos and teacher resources available at www.amazingapprenticeships.com Are you a school/college in Cheshire or Warrington ? Would you like apprenticeship sessions delivered for students? Contact us about the ASK (Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge) Project to book your free sessions.
CASE STUDY – From Year 10 fast forward to an Apprenticeship!
From being a Year 10 student on an Alternative Provision curriculum at The Whitby High School, Connor Smith is now working in Construction for Alan Williams Builders Ltd, Ellesmere Port and undertaking a Level 2 qualification in Construction Skills. So how did this all happen? Connor was always interested in construction as a future career […]