Sunday, September 20, 2020

Education

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Empty exam room
Schools and colleges across Bedford Borough are remaining overwhelmingly tight-lipped over this year's A-level results. Ordinarily, the Bedford...
Lucy Patty
A 10-year-old pupil from Carlton Primary School in Bedford has been crowned hand washing champion in a national competition...
NSPCC Exam Stress
On Thursday morning (13 August), students across the UK will receive results for A-level exams they weren't able to sit and receive grades that are out...
Where’s Uncle Al Sarah Harrison Eva Hibbs
A Bedford-based illustrator has collaborated on a new book to help children and families talk about death and how they are affected by grief...
Jonathan Sanders - Bedford School
Schools all over the country have been ploughing resources into science, technology, engineering and maths in the belief that these subjects play a key role in the sustained...
Head of School, Eleanor Gryllsvideo
Inspired by New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Biddenham School has created a two-minute video to list all their achievements during the coronavirus lockdown. The video challenge...
Staff and pupils at Queens Park Academy are celebrating being awarded grant-funding to support pupil's home-learning during the coronavirus pandemic...
Grange Academy
Kempston's Grange Academy has been awarded £2.26m in funding to replace decades-old portacabins with purpose-built classrooms...
Grange Academy Gold Artsmark
Innovative curriculum changes and school-wide immersive arts experiences have been the key to Grange Academy, Kempston receiving the news that they...
Nadub GWRvideo
Bedford-based Times Tables Rock Stars has announced a new mathematical Guinness World Record title has been achieved. With many children practising...
Cpt Tom Cranfield Uni
Sir 'Captain' Tom Moore has received another accolade this week, at Cranfield University's 2020 graduation celebrations. The Bedfordshire university has...
On board a slave ship c1830.
Black Lives Matter has focused on wealthy men across the world who made many millions from slavery. There were slave owners in Bedfordshire too and their legacy is still...