Cultivating future business entrepreneurs

Eight finalists, from local secondary schools Reading Girls, Reading, Kennet School, Thatcham and St Bartholomew’s, Newbury were invited to Bayer in Reading, for the Cultivate 2019 grand final. Cultivate, now in its 9th year, is our hugely successful initiative designed…

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Brimpton bring home the trophy!

Eight local primary schools demonstrated their Science skills at our Primary School Science Challenge Final, a long-term project designed to get young people interested in and motivated by the exciting world of science. Prior to the final, AWE who sponsor…

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People Like Me

Over the last two terms we have delivered 'People Like Me' workshops (a campaign designed by Wise) to 2,500 Year 8 and 9 students from 16 Secondary schools from Swindon through to Reading. People Like Me is the revolutionary approach…

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Hip Hip Hooray!

We were delighted to be shortlisted for the recent Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce awards, where the award for Education and Business Partnership award was whittled down to three and won by Activate Learning. We were extremely proud to be…

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Girls get into Hi-Tech

It is widely understood that girls out-perform boys in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects at school, yet the UK lags behind other countries in employing women in STEM industries. We have been delivering our impactful and successful Girls…

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Back in the Spotlight!

Following on from last year’s success, where we organised and delivered 19 Spotlight on Career workshops for 1600 young people in and around Swindon, Berkshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. We are delighted to be able to deliver our workshops to another…

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