7 05, 2019

Bristol Learning City Newsletter May 2019

2019-05-08T08:53:41+01:00May 7th, 2019|Newsletter|

Bristol Learning City Newsletter May 2019 Our bi-monthly newsletters are a great way to stay up-to-date with Bristol Learning City news. Each edition includes information on upcoming events, campaigns and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City May 2019 newsletter, click here. Sign up to our bi-monthly newsletter here. [...]

16 04, 2019

Primary school places allocated for 2019

2019-04-16T11:37:26+01:00April 16th, 2019|News|

Primary school places allocated for 2019 This year an overwhelming majority of families in Bristol are being offered one of their top three choices. The number of families being offered their first preference school stood at 87.15% (4,686), which is similar to 2018. Those who were not offered one of their preferred schools [...]

28 03, 2019

Bristol Learning City Newsletter March 2019

2019-04-15T15:13:38+01:00March 28th, 2019|Uncategorised|

Bristol Learning City Newsletter March 2019 Our bi-monthly newsletters are a great way to stay up-to-date with Bristol Learning City news. Each edition includes information on upcoming events, campaigns and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City March 2019 newsletter, click here. Sign up to our bi-monthly newsletter here. [...]

22 03, 2019

Bristol pupils get reading boost during Read Aloud month

2019-03-26T15:15:09+01:00March 22nd, 2019|News|

Bristol pupils get reading boost during Read Aloud month Pupils from St Peter’s Church of England Primary School in Bristol will read their favourite books to Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol this week, as part of Read Aloud – a month-long celebration of reading. The initiative is part of the University College London’s [...]

1 03, 2019

Families across Bristol offered their secondary school places

2019-03-05T11:45:54+01:00March 1st, 2019|News|

Families across Bristol offered their secondary school places Today (1 March) on National Offer Day, families in Bristol will receive offers of secondary school places across the city. All families who applied to Bristol schools will be offered a place. This year 4,983 applications were received – compared to 4,900 in 2018. 90.6% [...]

25 02, 2019

Bristol’s apprentices bust common myths ahead of national awareness week

2019-02-27T16:53:40+01:00February 25th, 2019|News|

Bristol’s apprentices bust common myths ahead of national awareness week Apprentices working in a range of companies across the city are sharing their experiences ahead of national apprenticeship week, which kicks off next Monday (4 March). This year’s theme is ‘blaze a trail’ and trainees are speaking out to encourage more people across [...]

20 02, 2019

Bristol’s hospital trusts join flagship work experience programme

2019-02-20T11:27:36+01:00February 20th, 2019|News|

Bristol’s hospital trusts join flagship work experience programme Bristol’s two hospital trusts have pledged their support for the Bristol WORKS programme, an initiative run by the Bristol Learning City Partnership linking the city’s schools with employers and training to get young people ready for employment. The programme offers bespoke experiences of work created [...]

10 01, 2019

Bristol Learning City Newsletter January 2019

2019-01-11T14:40:28+01:00January 10th, 2019|Newsletter|

Bristol Learning City Newsletter January 2019 Our bi-monthly newsletters are a great way to stay up-to-date with Bristol Learning City news. Each edition includes information on upcoming events, campaigns and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City January 2019 newsletter, click here. Sign up to our bi-monthly newsletter here. [...]

5 12, 2018

Event to boost Bristol’s diversity in teaching

2018-12-06T09:13:52+01:00December 5th, 2018|News|

Event to boost Bristol’s diversity in teaching This Saturday (8 Dec) Bristol City Council is hosting a free information event at City Hall aimed at people from Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds who are considering a career in teaching. Run in partnership with the Mayoral Commission on Race Equality, the event [...]

5 12, 2018

Bristol family to speak at the House of Lords about how Reading Recovery changed their lives

2018-12-06T08:45:41+01:00December 5th, 2018|News|

Bristol family to speak at the House of Lords about how Reading Recovery changed their lives A family from Bristol will today (5 Dec) be speaking at a House of Lords reception about how taking part in the Reading Recovery programme has changed their lives. Reading Recovery is a school-based literacy programme for [...]