29 11, 2016

New £300 million campus will transform Temple Quarter

November 29th, 2016|News|

New £300 million campus will transform Temple Quarter Plans for the University of Bristol’s ‘transformational’ new campus have been unveiled, with the £300 million project to sit at the heart of the city’s Temple Quarter Enterprise Zone. The Temple Quarter Campus will be built near Bristol Temple Meads train station on the derelict former sorting [...]

16 11, 2016

More Bristol schools are closing the gap in reading

November 16th, 2016|News|

More Bristol schools are closing the gap in reading Seven more Bristol schools have achieved the Bristol Every Child a Reader (EcaR) standard, bringing the total number of schools to 37. The latest schools to achieve the EcaR standard are St Bonaventure's Catholic Primary School, Ilminster Avenue E-ACT Academy Primary School, Greenfield E-ACT Academy Primary [...]

4 11, 2016

Bristol Learning City Newsletter November 2016

November 4th, 2016|Newsletter|

November 2016 Newsletter Our 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 Learning Ambassadors and includes information on our monthly theme, upcoming events and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City November 2016 newsletter, click here. Sign up [...]

18 10, 2016

2,000 jobs on offer at City Hall Jobs Fair

October 18th, 2016|News|

2,000 jobs on offer at City Hall Jobs Fair Two thousand vacancies will be on offer at the City Hall Jobs Fair on Thursday (20 October). Employers from across Bristol are expected to attend, including University of Bristol Hospitals Trust, Greggs, The Aztec Hotel, TSB, Blue Arrow and Mainline Recruitment Agency. There will be a [...]

17 10, 2016

Bristol businesses invited to help shape the skills of future workforce

October 17th, 2016|News|

Bristol businesses invited to help shape the skills of future workforce Local businesses are being called on to join a new collaboration between Bristol’s employers, learning providers and young people to help develop a skilled local workforce. Led by Bristol Learning City, WORKS will offer a new way to bridge the skills gap between education [...]

11 10, 2016

Bristol Learning City Newsletter October 2016

October 11th, 2016|News|

October 2016 Newsletter Our 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 Learning Ambassadors and includes information on our monthly theme, upcoming events and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City October 2016 newsletter, click here. Sign up [...]

26 09, 2016

Over 100 extra places created at Redland Green School following expansion

September 26th, 2016|News|

Over 100 extra places created at Redland Green School following expansion One of Bristol’s popular secondary schools, Redland Green, has welcomed its first additional class of pupils after the school was successfully expanded in time for the start of the term. Thanks to a partnership between Bristol City Council, the school and construction partners Skanska, [...]

23 09, 2016

Bristol nurtures local talent to welcome a new wave of head teachers

September 23rd, 2016|News|

Bristol nurtures local talent to welcome a new wave of head teachers Bristol City Council has welcomed the city’s new head teachers and academy principals at a special event designed to help the leaders settle into their new roles. Eighteen new heads and principals are taking up positions in education settings across Bristol this September, [...]

22 09, 2016

Turner Prize winners unveil ‘The Cloud’, new artwork at Bristol’s Bridge Farm Primary School

September 22nd, 2016|News|

Assemble, The Cloud, 2016. Photo © Max McClure, courtesy of Bristol City Council and Arnolfini. Turner Prize winners unveil ‘The Cloud’, a new artwork piece at Bristol’s Bridge Farm Primary School A new piece of artwork by Assemble, the London-based architecture practice and 2015 Turner Prize Winners, has been unveiled at a Bristol primary school. [...]

6 09, 2016

Bristol Learning City Newsletter September 2016

September 6th, 2016|News|

September 2016 Newsletter Our 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 Learning Ambassadors and includes information on our monthly theme, upcoming events and learning stories. To read the Bristol Learning City September 2016 newsletter, click here. Sign up [...]