Category Archives: Education

May 23

Students at new style technical schools more confident of getting work than those at traditional schools

Report released today surveying students from both technical schools and traditional schools finds significant differences in the optimism and experience of students in different forms of education. Technical school students feel they have gained greater business know-how and practical skills … Read More

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Feb 10

Preston College presented with prestigious national award

Preston College was honoured at Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Awards ceremony this week for its innovative use of 3D learning and new technology in the classroom. Preston College were honoured at an awards ceremony at Westminster today for introducing revolutionary teaching … Read More

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Dec 06


Accrington and Rossendale College has just announced ambitious plans to open a new Vocational Learning Centre at Stubby Lee Park in Bacup. The Bacup Vocational Learning Centre will provide education and skills training for both young people and adults and … Read More

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Nov 18

North West Businesses join with University to help thousands gain cut-price degrees

Manchester Metropolitan University launches a new part time accountancy degree, which will see some students sponsored by local businesses and given jobs when they graduate. A new part time degree programme will be launched today by Manchester Metropolitan University which … Read More

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