Milton Keynes College

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Name: Milton Keynes College
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Mirus IT All Stars aim for footie world record

While the rest of us are tucking into our Easter eggs an intrepid team from business computer services company, Mirus IT Solutions of Milton Keynes, will be slogging it out on the football field attempting to break a Guinness World Record.Sixteen hardy ... [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Sums 'n spelling... the eternal conundrum

Maths and English qualifications are the keys that will open the doors to a student's career ambition, says Dr Julie Mills, principal and chief executive at Milton Keynes College.Matthew Hancock, the minister with responsibility for Further Education, ... [Published Business MK - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Recognising FE professionals

Almost without notice at the end of last month, the Government slipped out its new Further Education Workforce Strategy. For those interested you can read a copy here.In essence the report charges the new Education and Training Foundation with doing the ... [Published FEnews.co.uk - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Sixty jobs up for grabs for youth and long-term unemployed in Milton Keynes

Bounce studentsSIXTY jobs are up for grabs at Bounce GB, the UK’s first indoor trampolining park which is set to open in Milton Keynes in May.Applicants will receive intensive training from Milton Keynes College.Working in conjunction with Job Centre ... [Published MKWeb - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

Milton Keynes College volunteers scoop national award

Ben Lawrence (assistant Sports Development Officer) and Carole Moran (Sports Science Tutor)Young people from Milton Keynes College have a won a national volunteering award for helping with school and club sports groups in the city. The Milton Keynes Leadership ... [Published MKWeb - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Pictons Attends Milton Keynes College Futures Fair

News date: 2 April 2014Pictons was invited to attend the Milton Keynes College Futures Fair on Wednesday March 26th, to inform its students about careers in the legal profession.The college invited just over 20 local employers from a diverse range of ... [Published Pictons Solicitors - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Plans for apprentices are 800 years in the making

Nick Isles, deputy principal at Milton Keynes College, discovers that the current promotion of apprenticeships by the government is nothing new…BARELY noticed by all except those of us who obsess about these things, one of the Chancellor’s most important ... [Published Business MK - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

New indoor trampolining centre to put a bounce in Milton Keynes economy

An indoor trampolining centre is set to open in Milton Keynes creating 60 new jobs.Bounce UK Managing Director, Gary Knil, said: “Indoor trampoline is a concept that began in the States less than eight years ago and already there are a 144 parks operating ... [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

We need a better formula to engage girls with science

Milton Keynes College principal and chief executive Dr Julie Mills argues that girls and women should be inspired to follow their career dream.MY EYE was caught by a brief exchange in the House of Lords the other day. The LibDem peer Barioness Bakewell ... [Published Business MK - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

Chefs reveal city dishes for awards

Two chefs are hoping their city inspired dishes will sway the judges at the MK Food and Leisure Awards live cook off next month.Sous chefs Stefano Boi, from The Swan at Salford, and Harry Wilson of the Black Horse, Woburn, have revealed the special dishes ... [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Mar 22 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Red Bull Racing head receives special honour as business hails award winners

DIRECTORS and staff at hydraulic access platform manufacturer Niftylift are celebrating in style after the company was named Business of the Year at the Milton Keynes Business Achievement Awards.The firm, which holds two Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, ... [Published Business MK - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Tristram Hunt speaks to Milton Keynes College students on education 'wake up call'

SHADOW education secretary Tristram Hunt believes Britain’s school system needs a radical shake-up to keep pace with other leading countries.Speaking at a student press conference at Milton Keynes College, Mr Hunt told journalism undergraduates that Britain ... [Published MKWeb - Mar 13 2014]

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The report also notes that "too many teachers do not have the level of professional skills needed in the key areas of maths and English or the confidence and capability to secure good outcomes for students with SEN." Hence the new £20,000 bursaries available for Maths teachers and English teachers and lots of encouraging words about wanting qualified and better calibre...
...The LibDem peer Barioness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville wanted to know what action the government is taking "to encourage more women and girls to take up science, technology, engineering and maths subjects"

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Mirus IT All Stars aim for footie world record [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - 6 hours ago]
Sums 'n spelling... the eternal conundrum [Published Business MK - Apr 14 2014]
Recognising FE professionals [Published FEnews.co.uk - Apr 10 2014]
Sixty jobs up for grabs for youth and long-term... [Published MKWeb - Apr 10 2014]
MK College putting 60 new trampoline staff thro... [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Apr 10 2014]
Milton Keynes College volunteers scoop national... [Published MKWeb - Apr 08 2014]
College students win national volunteering award [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Apr 08 2014]
Pictons Attends Milton Keynes College Futures Fair [Published Pictons Solicitors - Apr 02 2014]
Plans for apprentices are 800 years in the making [Published Business MK - Apr 01 2014]
New indoor trampolining centre to put a bounce ... [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Mar 28 2014]
We need a better formula to engage girls with s... [Published Business MK - Mar 25 2014]
Chefs reveal city dishes for awards [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Mar 22 2014]
Milton Keynes Business Achievement Awards recog... [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Mar 21 2014]
Is FE and skills on board the Lep drive and doe... [Published FE Week - Mar 21 2014]
Red Bull Racing head receives special honour as... [Published Business MK - Mar 21 2014]
Do Labour's 14-19 plans add up? [Published FEnews.co.uk - Mar 13 2014]
Tristram Hunt speaks to Milton Keynes College s... [Published MKWeb - Mar 13 2014]
Why apprenticeships are great for Milton Keynes... [Published MKWeb - Mar 12 2014]
Garden Makeover by the Princes Trust [Published Care Home - Mar 11 2014]
Politicians, partnerships, community... and cake [Published Business MK - Mar 11 2014]
Business awards trophy design presents the bold... [Published MKWeb - Mar 10 2014]
College students show off their on the job trai... [Published Milton Keynes Citizen - Mar 10 2014]
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