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‘Power of education’ helps Louise change her life and become a teacher
Teacher Louise Berry can relate to the adults who have returned to education and enrol on her Education and Professional Studies courses.
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| Categories: Adult Learning, University Adult, University Burnley, Schools and Colleges | Tags: education , teaching , teacher , tutor , tutors , university , UCB , College , be a teacher , teacher funding , government funding , PGCE | View Count: (46)
Themis at Burnley College Director accepts leading Engineering industry training appointment
Neil Burrows, Director of Themis, the Apprenticeship and Business Training arm of Burnley College, has been appointed as regional co-ordinator of NFEC, the National Forum of Engineering Centres, helping to shape the eduction and training of future leaders in the engineering industry.
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| Categories: Adult Learning, Sixth Form, University Adult, University Burnley, THEMIS Apprentice, THEMIS Employer | Tags: engineering , training , director , industry , education | View Count: (191)
Burnley College shortlisted for prestigious Employer of the Year Award
Burnley College has been shortlisted in the Employer of the Year category in the prestigious annual Red Rose Awards, run by Lancashire Business View.
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| Categories: Adult Learning, Sixth Form, University Adult, University Burnley, Schools and Colleges, Corporate, THEMIS Apprentice, Fitness Evolution | Tags: awards , Lancashire , employers , work , careers , recruitment , best , business , teaching , tutors , staff , education , vacancies | View Count: (201)
From Burnley College Sixth Form Centre to the University of Cambridge: Chloe's diary
An outstanding former Burnley College Sixth Form Centre A Level student is enjoying life as an undergraduate at the University Cambridge. In this diary piece, Chloe Bond reflects on her first term at one of the world's leading universities.
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| Categories: Sixth Form | Tags: University of Cambridge , Burnley , College , A Levels , Education | View Count: (419)
Burnley College expertise helps to create first Degree Apprenticeships for Early Years Practitioners
Burnley College is leading the way in shaping future leaders in the childcare sector, giving them professional recognition and the opportunity to earn university-level qualifications.
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| Categories: University Adult, University Burnley, THEMIS Apprentice, THEMIS Employer | Tags: degree , apprenticeship , childcare , education , practitioner , earlyyears | View Count: (369)

The Education Awards

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The Education Awards, sponsored by East Lancashire Newspapers, saw young people and teachers join us at Burnley College for a fantastic celebratory event. More than 200 guests, including the Mayor and Mayoress of Burnley Council and Mrs Andy Tatchell and Burnley MP Gordon Birtwistle attended the evening which celebrated the achievements of schools throughout the area. Opening the event, Burnley College sixth form vice-principal Alison Cameron-Brandwood praised the dedication of the area’s tea...
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Further Education Preview Event Today

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The Burnley College Further Education Preview Event is taking place today, helping young people from across Pennine Lancashire plan their futures. With classrooms throughout Burnley College, the Further Education Preview Event will showcase what the subject available at A level entail, as well as offering engaging and fun activities for students to take part in. Across social media we'll be using the hashtag #PrevYou - because these preview events are all about - you guessed it! - you. From Hi...
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| Categories: drama, York University, Results Day, A level pass rate, A level results, adjustment | Tags: A Levels , Burnley College , FE , Further Education Preview Event | View Count: (1227)

Burnley College University Event

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Today (Wednesday 11th June) until Friday 13th June, Burnley College University Event will be playing host to visitors from Universities across the UK who will be talking about their most popular courses. Universities like York, Teeside, Edge Hill, University of Law, Manchester, Leeds Trinity, Leeds Met and Cumbria will be represented in talks, presentations and question and answer sessions over the course of the university event, giving students the chance to find out more about the unis and cou...
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| Categories: Aircelle, Teenage Cancer Trust, York University, University Event, CAM, Towneley Hall | Tags: event , higher education , UCLan , University Event | View Count: (1459)

In Pictures: Year 9 and 10 event

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Burnley College Year 9 and 10 event was last night, thank you to all who attended and made it such a great evening. Here are some pictures of the night - there will be a larger album on our Facebook page too for visitors who'd like to try and spot themselves in the crowd! [SlideDeck2 id=3217] The Year 9 and 10 event was held to give school pupils a chance to find out what options and opportunities they have no matter what choices they make after their GCSEs. Burnley College were joined by Burn...
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| Categories: News, Teenage Cancer Trust, York University, furniture show, media, Show Off | Tags: burnley college year 9 and 10 event , event , higher education , news , school leavers , year 9 | View Count: (1469)
Colleges Liaison for Lancashire at Oxford University Oliver Baker visited Burnley College students and pupils from nearby schools to de-mystify the Oxbridge application process. For many students the goal of further education can't get more motivating than gaining a place at Cambridge or Oxford University. Often however, the application processes for Oxbridge universities can be confusing and even off-putting to potential students. To help myth bust some of these processes, Queens College gradu...
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| Categories: News, Sixth Form, football, Teenage Cancer Trust, Oxbridge, plan your future, Year 9 and 10 event, Anxiety, Mental Health Awareness Week | Tags: applying for university , AS Level , Cambridge University , higher education , Oxbridge , Oxford University , personal statements | View Count: (2117)

England Colleges Goalkeeper On The Ball for Success

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Burnley College Sixth Form Centre’s reputation for developing outstanding talent in sport is highlighted again with the recent success of 17 year old Sports Science and Physical Education student Marcus Burgess. The Burnley College Academy of Sport goalkeeper, who trains with Everton twice a week and plays first-team football for Padiham Football Club, was recently called up to the England Colleges Men’s Football team, who he represented against U19’s Australian Schools earlier this week. Th...
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| Categories: extra curricular, News, Burnley College Sixth Form, Sixth Form, football, outstanding achievement, physical education, sports science, Music | Tags: Burnley College Sixth Form , extra curricular , football , news , outstanding achievement , physical education , sports science | View Count: (1286)