Charity Event - Acacia Family Support

Our ESOL Entry 2 learners at Sparkhill Centre decided to arrange a charity event for Acacia Family Support who are based in Sutton Coldfield. They chose this charity because it fitted in well with mental health awareness week and was also a good way to raise awareness of Postnatal & Prenatal depression. This type of depression is eith...
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We are so proud!

We worked hard to prepare for the day. However, the event itself exceeded all that we hoped for and more. The turnout was overwhelming, the comments we have received from people that attended touched all of our hearts and the amount of money we hoped to raise surpassed our expectations. The preparations began at lunchtime. We set the tables, exhibi...
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Trittibank - The journey

Hi Everyone Well done to Saiqa and Barry for writing our previous blog post.  We are pleased to announce that our Trittibank project is now live thanks to the efforts of the Level 2 English group at Trittiford. Check out the pictures below with captions written by Barry Sinclair.
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What is Trittibank?

​Welcome to Trittibank Hi everyone, We're from Trittiford Centre and we're doing an amazing project for our local food bank run by Malachi Family Support Group and situated at the Ark Centre on Yardley Wood Road, Billesley. We want this Christmas to be a memorable season of joy for our community. We will get the whole centre involved in this marvel...
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Lily Mae Foundation Fundraiser

Week 2 - what needs to be done? This week, the class was excited as we were putting together our poster advertising the event.​ We got into two groups and came up with two drafts. Our IT skills were truly tested! We were also able to put our persuasive techniques into practice, and we were glad we revised our apostrophes! After some careful debate,...
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What has Functional Skills English got to do with raising money?

We are a group of enthusiastic, passionate and outgoing students attending the Level 2 Functional Skills English course at the Erdington Adult Education Centre. We love studying English, but we also love putting our skills into practice! This week, we got together and had a chat about some different charities that we could support. When we heard Sa...
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Getting Creative with Flowers

I've worked in Adult Education for nearly 11 years, but only recently decided that I was going to do a course. I chose to take up a floristry class on Saturday mornings at my local centre.I'm now over half way through the course and I'm extremely pleased with what I've managed to create and so ...
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Guest — Shazia Akram
Hi. Your work is just beautiful. I am interested in floristry but not sure where to start. Do I need a qualification? You mention... Read More
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Guest — Raheela Sharif
Hello Thank you very much for your kind words. You could technically study floristry by doing some leisure course which are non-q... Read More
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