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Myles Orme 13/11/2012 - 11:17 - 0 Comments

Schools ask if Ablaze's Mentoring will raise attainment levels. Sometimes it does.

One young man who had been predicted D’s and frustrated everyone who believed he had much higher potential, realised B’s in his GCSE’s. His history teacher credited the mentoring programme. The Mentor had been able to give the young man some tuition, but in quadratic equations, rather than geography!...

Myles Orme 08/11/2012 - 11:22 - 0 Comments

I am often struck by how relevant this all is. 

I'll be putting together something for a group of secondary school students, fishing around for inspiration on the internet, and there it is: inspiration not only for the young people, but for me and perhaps for you.

Sometimes it is something I know so well, that is not particularly well expressed, yet the reminder alone serves to...

Myles Orme 23/10/2012 - 14:49 - 0 Comments

12 November 2012 , 5 pm

How can ICT...

Roger Opie 17/10/2012 - 10:47 - 0 Comments

The West of England Local Enterprise Partnership [LEP] is taking a key role in linking businesses with schools

Roger Opie 16/10/2012 - 16:42 - 0 Comments

Bristol City Council and national education charity SGOSS are hosting Bristol Governor Recruitment Open Week (Bristol GROW), from October 22nd to 26th 2012.

With close to 230 school...