Good news comes in threes for Education Business Partnership!

Education Business Partnership (EBP) are pleased to announce news of three exciting new projects they have been appointed to deliver. Firstly, EBP were successful in securing funding from the Higher Education Funding Council for Education (HEFCE) to deliver four ‘Spotlight’ programmes, one in each of the following locations; Reading, Swindon, Aylesbury and Oxford/Banbury. Spotlight programmes…

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Our future economy is in safe hands!

Over the past few months over 400 local sixth form students have been battling it out to be crowned this year’s ‘Champions of Enterprise’ winner! The competition, sponsored by Greenham Trust and organised by Education Business Partnership, involves students working in teams to solve a real-life business challenge. This year’s challenges were set by local businesses…

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Getting Theale Green into Tech

July saw the exciting final of Education Business Partnership’s (EBP) three-day programme where they joined Westcoast, one of the UK’s largest IT distributers, at Theale Green School to engage with, and inspire, Year eight students about jobs and roles in the technology sector. The programme covered various topics, including; products and marketing, job roles, skills…

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Skills Day…a unique and exciting experience

Education Business Partnership (EBP) recently organised another fantastic Take a Chance Skills Day, with thanks to continued funding from the Vodafone Foundation. This annual event, now in its eleventh year, involved 28 enthusiastic Vodafone volunteers, 5 RAF personnel, and the team from EBP, all working together to give something back to the local community and…

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Inspiring our future workforce!

Organised by Education Business Partnership (EBP) over 1,200 local 14-17 years old from a range of local Swindon schools got the chance to talk to a wide range of inspirational businesses, colleges, training providers and universities, to compare, contrast and find out about the options they have when they finish their GCSEs and A Levels….

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A Decade of Take a Chance

Education Business Partnership recently celebrated a decade of Take a Chance with its nine participating West Berkshire secondary schools. The success of this dynamic programme has been enabled by ongoing funding from the Vodafone Foundation, the enthusiasm of Vodafone employees to give something back to the local community and the eagerness of the schools to…

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