Friday, July 28, 2017

Hodge Hill College announced runners up in Grand Final of national enterprise competition run by The...

  A team of young entrepreneurs from Birmingham has come second in the Grand Final of the prestigious Enterprise Challenge competition run by Mosaic, an initiative of The Prince’s Trust, against five other teams from across the UK. Team Low Cost Compost from Hodge Hill College,...

Top governance recognition for CORE Education Trust

The governing board of Birmingham-based CORE Education Trust, which sponsors Rockwood Academy and Nansen Primary School, has been shortlisted in a major national award that marks outstanding school governance. The Trust is one of three finalists for the ‘Outstanding governing...

Coventry University graduate working to turn young people away from terrorism across West Africa...

  A Coventry University graduate devoted to tackling terrorism has spoken about how he stopped a young man joining ISIS with just hours to spare. Mutaru Mumuni Muqthar, a graduate of Coventry’s International Terrorism masters course, has already helped at least...

Hodge Hill College triumphs in regional final of prestigious enterprise competition run by The...

A team of young entrepreneurs from Hodge Hill College in Birmingham has won the West Midlands Regional Final of the 2017 Enterprise Challenge competition, a flagship education initiative driven by Mosaic, HRH The Prince of Wales’ mentoring charity and...

Only 1 out of 170 schools chose to cover Israel-Palestine conflict; Feared too Sensitive

Do you remember what you learned in school? Perhaps it was WW2, the Tudors, the Egyptians or  the Romans? One thing that many contemporary school have been teaching is the Arab-Israeli conflict…until recently that is. In the last four to...

Five West Midlands schools to compete for prestigious award backed by HRH The Prince...

Five schools from across the West Midlands are set to battle it out to be crowned the region’s most enterprising school as part of a flagship education initiative from Mosaic, the mentoring charity founded by HRH The Prince of Wales...

University partners on new Education Awards celebrating success throughout the region

The Education Awards has teamed up with Birmingham City University to launch new awards that celebrate the outstanding contributors to education in the Midlands. The Education Awards is the first of its kind in the Midlands. The awards will celebrate...

Why Worry

What if? Why Worry? One in four people will suffer from an anxiety disorder in their lifetime. And the rest of us will worry, fuss, and fret far more than we need to. Worry is amazingly common. Worry is like blood...

Nursery Favours Middle Class

According to the Institute of Economic Affairs, the free entitlement to childcare should be replaced with a system that supports disadvantaged children. As of now, all parents in England have the right to 15 hours of free child care a week...

Birmingham School Bans Hijab

The much controversial hijab is back in  the news again after a four year old girl was sent home for wearing the headscarf. Her school, St Clare's School in Robert Road, Handsworth, has banned children from wearing hijabs in class....