Entries by Verity


The EDS team are thrilled to have newly opened  ‘The Skills Centre’ in Dudley, based at the Holly Hall Academy.The Skills Centre is a collaborative project between both EDS and the Holly Hall Academy. The Skills Centre will be supporting students at key stages 3 and 4 from all schools across the Dudley and Sandwell […]

Satellite Centre Update

Another busy week here at the Satellite Centre for all learners, especially the Year 11 learners who have all been sitting their Edexcel Level 1 Numeracy and Literacy exams. There are high hopes for the Year 11’s exams as some have already received their certificates! Revision has been at the top of the ‘to do’ […]

Revision has started for mock exams!

Hello from the SEEDS centre! Another positive week here at the Telford Centre. In Literacy this week the learners have been focusing on understanding different types of texts. The start of the week involved practical and written exercises covering the four main purposes of text descriptive, instructive, informative and persuasive and determining which ought to […]

Lift project & health and safety course!

Another busy week this week on our Lift Project and our Health and Safety Course! With a couple of students well and truly in the depths of their health and safety workbook we have taken the time this week to watch the BBC documentary on ‘The Children Who Built Victorian Britain.’ Not only is this […]

Lift project – launch into further training

Lift project!  A new week means some new work placements on the horizon for our most recent Lift students. With placements due to start in catering and motor vehicle garages this week I’d like to take this opportunity to thank all the local Shropshire businesses that have been working with us so far this academic […]