The 16-19 Bursary Fund

The 16 to 19 Bursary Fund The Bursary Fund could help if you are struggling with the cost of full-time education   The Government has set aside some money for Schools, Colleges to allocate to young people who need financial support to stay on in further education or training. This is called the 16-19 Bursary Read More …

Turton Trail (#Issue 7b) – Local Providers of Higher Education

The latest edition of the Turton Trail Bulletin looks at higher education provision and more specifically the local providers of higher education- this is more relevant to sixth formers but it might be worth some year 11s starting to think about the opportunities out there and perhaps planning some open day visits to see what Read More …

Holocaust Beacon Award

Holocaust Beacon AwardMP Visits Turton School to find out about the Holocaust Teaching Programme… Lecturer Tom Howard from University College London also came on the visit to show his support for the Beacon Award… Sixth formers – Danielle Jeffries and Jessie Blake talk about their experience of visiting Auschwitz… Mr. Tither being interviewed on teaching the Holocaust in schools… Team:Sansa Read More …

Holocaust education with UCL and the Beacon School Programme

 Special thanks to Sir David Crausby and Tom Howard (UCL) who visited Turton School for the first time today. It is particularly pleasing that both are recognising and showing their support for our work with the Beacon School programme for Holocaust education.  Turton runs a professional development programme for teachers that is research informed. With Read More …

Year 11 GCSE Revision Websites (Physical Education)

Year 11 GCSE Revision Websites (Physical Education) http://mypeexam.org/ – Register for an account on this website. You then have full access to YouTube revision clips for every unit on the course.  Make sure that you look at the revision clips for Edexcel GCSE Full Coursehttp://www.teachpe.com/ – Exam papers and quizzeshttp://www.s-cool.co.uk/gcse/pe/http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/znyb4wx – GCSE Bitesizehttp://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-gcses/physical-education-2009.html – Examination website Read More …