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Study success is 'tailor-made' for Shaila

Study success is 'tailor-made' for Shaila
'Never Give Up' is the motto for  Sparkhill computers student and budding designer-clothing entrepreneur Shaila. Shaila is very much enjoying her computer course but knows what it is like to struggle, having failed to achieve L2 Functional Skills English at her first attempt. However, she eventually overcame her obstacles, particular...
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Nothing’s going to stop Shamim!

Nothing’s going to stop Shamim!
Many parents have safely seen their children off to university over the years – but how many would then consider doing the same thing themselves?  Well, former BAES learner Shamim has just done that, signing up for a four-year Sports and Exercise Science degree at Derby University. Shamim had done small, intense personal training courses befor...
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Meet Niall - stepping up a gear with a new career!

Meet Niall  - stepping up a gear with a new career!
After a long career as an electrical technician in the West Midlands motor industry, Niall is swapping circuit boards and lasers for hearts and minds, as he embarks on a new life as a Teaching Assistant. While many people approaching the end of their career might be thinking about retirement plans, Niall has a different approach – he has begun a Su...
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It's been niggling at me for sixty years!

It's been niggling at me for sixty years!
​ GCSE success is worth the wait for Michael! Many BAES learners inspire us with their determination to achieve against the odds, but not many have had as long a wait as Michael to achieve their dreams. Michael Clements has had a fairtytale ending to 60 years of hurt, achieving GCSE success with BAES - in the same building where he failed his Engli...
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Reading Ahead - changing lives, one book at a time

Reading Ahead - changing lives, one book at a time
At Birmingham Adult Education Service, we know how the love of reading can change lives, and we want our students to experience that joy. That's why we introduced the Reading Ahead challenge last year in some of our English classes. Did you know one in six people struggles to read? However, research shows that when people are inspired to read for p...
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Enterprising Robert makes sure he has the skills he needs to keep ahead.

Enterprising Robert makes sure he has the skills he needs to keep ahead.
Robert, a learner demonstrating that hard work, commitment and planning is the perfect recipe for success In a rapidly-changing jobs environment, it's vital to be flexible, have a range of different talents and be determined to make things happen . Robert's example shows that perseverance also pays off, having spent a number of years strugglin...
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Brasshouse has got Talent!

Brasshouse has got Talent!
Photo - Lokman entertains fellow learners and tutors at the end-of-term performance As much as we love Birmingham, sometimes it takes a fresh pair of eyes to give a different perspective. We've got a brilliant variety of things to see and do in the city, and new learners can show us how to engage with what's out there and bring that energy back to ...
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