Monday, January 18, 2021

Education

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Bromham Primary
Pupils at Bromham CofE Primary School were given star treatment when they returned to school today (Monday). Children returning to the village primary...
(l-r) Mihaila Kuveljic and Miss MacKenzie with the portrait.
A former Bedford School Girl pupil has returned to unveil a portrait of outgoing Headmistress, Miss Jo MacKenzie. Mihaila Kuveljic, who recently graduated with a Fine Art degree from Oxford Brookes...
University of Bedfordshire
Aspiring nurses, midwives and physiotherapists are being urged to apply to The University of Bedfordshire (UoB) ahead of the upcoming September term. The University has announced...
(l-r) Olivier Gaillard and Oscar Smith from Rushmoor school collecting their results.
LIVE: Schools across Bedford are releasing their GCSE results today, amid further controversy at how grades for some students have been worked out. While it was agreed last week...
Empty exam room
Students and staff at schools across Bedford Borough have welcomed today's u-turn by Ofqual and the Government to remove any grades that were downgraded by 'algorithmic adjustments'...
Lockdown lettuce
Local residents are invited to take part in Cranfield University's latest citizen science research project, by growing lettuce in their gardens...
Mark Rutherford A-levels 2020
Despite a 'media blackout' from some Bedford schools today, signs of success for some Bedford A-level students have begun to emerge. As we reported earlier normally the Bedford Independent...
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...