Thursday, November 14, 2019

Education

Bedford educations news, when and where you want it. The Bedford Independent is your best source of Bedford education news on mobile, tablet and desktop…

Open the Book
Around 300 people are expected to attend the 20th anniversary celebration of Open the Book on 1 October at All Nations’ Church Centre in Bedford.
Joshua in action
Two Bedford School boys have recently been selected to train in the England Hockey player development programme. Joshua Addo in Y9 and Joshua Stewart in Y10 both attended trials for the England Hockey Performance Centre back...
A Year 9 student from Bedford Modern School (BMS) has been selected for the U15 Girls England Hockey Performance Centre. Sophia Warren attended trials...
Evacuation scenes at the Weighbridge, St. Helier, 20 June 1940
This is a short story about how Bedford School welcomed boys from Victoria College, Jersey whilst the island was under German occupation in WWII. In an old edition of a Bedford...
Phill with the careers map in computing at Bedford College’s riverside campus off Cauldwell Street, Bedford
The Bedford College Group will take centre stage at the WorldSkills UK Live event in November, with IT support department member Phillippe Beall competing in the Network Systems...
Gigs 4 Kids
A major crowdfunding campaign to promote the joy of music for children and families in Bedford has been launched by Bedford Creative Arts (BCA). The Gigs 4 Kids initiative is aiming to raise...
Harry Noon
Throughout the day we'll be adding each school's GCSE results as we receive them. Good luck to all students receiving their results today. Please keep checking back for the latest updates. The most...
Ritika Roy
Exam celebrations for students and staff took place across Bedford Borough yesterday, with provisional figures showing that nearly 99% [98.9%] of pupils...
Throughout the day we'll be adding each Bedford school's a-level results as we receive them. Please keep checking back for the latest updates...
Bedford Sixth Form
21 subjects at Bedford Sixth Form have seen some students achieve 100% in their A-Levels. 42.4% of students reached A*, A and B Grades across all A-level subjects. Maths achieved the highest percentage of...
learning
As the country’s sixth formers receive their A-level results today, the Bedford Independent has asked some of the town’s educators, leaders and business...
NSPCC Exam Stress
With A-Level results day tomorrow (15 August) and GCSE exam results day next week (22 August), in a guest column, Jacqui Venters the Community Fundraising Manager for the NSPCC...