10 09, 2018

Bristol Learning City Newsletter September 2018

2018-09-10T09:59:56+00:00September 10th, 2018|Newsletter|

Bristol Learning City Newsletter September 2018 Our bi-monthly newsletters are a great way to stay up-to-date with Bristol Learning City news and Learning Ambassador updates. Each edition is guest-edited by one of our partners or Learning Ambassadors and includes information on upcoming events, campaigns and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City [...]

29 08, 2018

Bristol sets sights on reading volunteers for every child who needs one

2018-09-04T08:16:29+00:00August 29th, 2018|News|

Bristol sets sights on reading volunteers for every child who needs one Hundreds of primary school pupils could benefit from extra support with their reading as a new search for more volunteers to help out in schools is launched. The appeal is run by Bristol’s Reading in Schools Consortium*, a partnership organised by [...]

23 08, 2018

Students collect GCSE results following exam shake up

2018-08-24T08:29:01+00:00August 23rd, 2018|News|

Students collect GCSE results following exam shake up The wait is finally over for thousands of students as they collect their GCSE results today (23 August). This is the first year that all subjects have been graded 9-1 rather than A-G, with 9 representing the top mark and higher than the previous A* [...]

20 08, 2018

Jobs fair to help students following this year’s exam results

2018-08-20T15:49:40+00:00August 20th, 2018|News|

Jobs fair to help students following this year’s exam results A special jobs fair for students receiving their A-level and GCSE exam results this month will be taking place in the Galleries shopping centre in Broadmead, on 5 September 11am-3pm. Bristol City Council has teamed up with the Department for Work and Pensions, [...]

16 08, 2018

New beginnings for students on A-level results day

2018-08-17T09:24:54+00:00August 16th, 2018|News|

New beginnings for students on A-level results day Schools and pupils across Bristol are celebrating success on A-level results day (16 August) as thousands of students find out how they’ve done in this year’s exams. Provisional results show a strong performance from Bristol schools with 95% students achieving at least three A-levels at [...]

3 08, 2018

New course guide for adult learners launched in Bristol

2018-08-03T14:17:37+00:00August 3rd, 2018|News|

New course guide for adult learners launched in Bristol Bristol City Council has launched a new course guide to encourage adults of any age or ability to learn something new. With over 550 courses on offer at Stoke Lodge, Bristol is building on its status as a Learning City by providing a broad [...]

5 07, 2018

Bristol Learning City Newsletter July 2018

2018-07-30T08:19:32+00:00July 5th, 2018|Newsletter|

Bristol Learning City Newsletter July 2018 Our bi-monthly newsletters are a great way to stay up-to-date with Bristol Learning City news and Learning Ambassador updates. Each edition is guest-edited by one of our partners or Learning Ambassadors and includes information on upcoming events, campaigns and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City [...]

26 06, 2018

More than 2,000 vacancies on offer at Cabot Circus job fair

2018-06-26T15:53:19+00:00June 26th, 2018|News|

More than 2,000 vacancies on offer at Cabot Circus job fair More than 2,000 vacancies will be on offer from 60 employers at a job fair at Cabot Circus this Thursday (28 June). The event is hosted in partnership between Bristol City Council, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), the National Careers [...]

11 06, 2018

Getting Bristol to talk about gender in Early Years

2018-06-12T11:20:08+00:00June 11th, 2018|News|

Getting Bristol to talk about gender in Early Years The Bristol Men in Early Years network are holding a conference in City Hall to get the city talking about issues around gender in education on Tuesday 10 July. Everyone from teachers, students and members of the public, including both women and men, who [...]

21 05, 2018

Bristol shares learning on how to promote reading to children with European cities

2018-05-21T16:04:59+00:00May 21st, 2018|News|

Bristol shares learning on how to promote reading to children with European cities Four European cities will be visiting Bristol this week (21–23 May) to share what they’ve learnt on how to promote reading to children as part of an EU project called ‘Open the door to reading’. Funded through the Erasmus+ programme [...]