Community Education

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Bottisham Village College
Burwell House
Residential and Conference Centre
Burwell House has been a fantastic venue for a wide variety of residential and non-residential courses for fifty years. Providing a venue for an array of catered and self-catered, taught and self-led, residential and day courses, for children, young people and adults, we offer a flexible service to fulfil a very wide range of groups’ requirements.
The Burwell Bash Annual Folk Music Summer School is held at Burwell House 01638 741256 Burwell House Web Site
Burwell Early Learners
"Burwell Early Learners is a charitable foundation situated in the large, rural village of Burwell, Cambridge. We aim to provide all members of the local community with a safe, happy and stimulating environment for young children to become confident and start to develop many of the skills that they will require when they start school through a play structured approach."
Search Ofsted Burwell Early Learners Web Site
Burwell Library
Village College, Burwell, CB5 0DU
01638 6131255 Information on Mobile Library Service Burwell Library Information Page
News/Events
Engage in the Morning
Regular monthly activity for Older people with an interesting speaker or topic each month.  Tea and coffee provided for a small donation
Tiny Talk Baby Signing
TinyTalk's baby signing classes with hands-on sensory activities will delight your baby and develop their communication skills Baby class 10.30 -11.30 Toddler class 11.30 - 12.30
Family Lego Club
Last Thursday of the month Children to be accompanied by an adult please.
Storytime
Bring your child along to listen to stories and find out what the library has to offer you and your child. Just turn up - no need to book. Storytimes are free.
Cambridge Centre for Sixth-form Studies
One of the UK's leading independent sixth-form colleges, specialising in A-level and GCSE courses
Cambridge Centre for Sixth-form Studies Web Site
Cambridge County Council Schools and Education Site
All about schools and learning
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Cambridge Regional College
"Cambridge Regional College is one of the top 10% of colleges in the country for 16-18 Level 3 student achievement, providing excellent full-time and part-time courses, apprenticeships and Higher Education programmes."
CRC Web Site
FirstSteps School of Dancing

The Gallery Room, Burwell Community Sports Centre Web Site Buntings Path, Burwell CB25 0DD
"The school offers The Royal Academy of Dance syllabus classes for girls or boys from four year of age. Learning ballet and other dance styles encourages children to feel good about themselves."
FREE TASTER CLASS
For further details contact: Sue Dickinson B.Sc, M.Phil. M.Mus. 07904 931366 01638743557 email www.firststepsburwell.info
FirstSteps School of Dancing Web Site
Hills Road Sixth Form College, Cambridge
Provide full-time AS and A-level courses for approximately 1,700 16-19 year-old students as well as an adult education programme.
Hills Road Web Site
Institute of Continuing Education
Would you like to study with the University of Cambridge but aren't sure where to begin? The Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) offers hundreds of part-time courses for adult learners of all ages, taught by leading Cambridge experts. Options range from weekend courses right up to two-year Master's programmes. Most courses are open to all, and you don't need any special qualifications to apply.
Institute of Continuing Education Web Site
Linton Village College
"Our adult community learning programme provides a variety of affordable and accessible courses that offer something for everyone. The curriculum includes one-day workshops and weekly courses in health and wellbeing, arts and crafts, and languages."
Linton Village College Web Site 01223 891233
Community Education Manager: 01223 890296
Administration: 01223 892400
Long Road Sixth Form College, Cambridge
Another very successful college, where 'the overwhelming majority of students - 16-19 and adult - achieve their aim'.
Long Road Web Site
Maths tutor (primary school up to GCSE)
Musical Tuition
Links to local musical tuition resources
Musical Tuition Page
Private English tuition for all levels and ages
Red House Day Nursery
90 High Street, Burwell, Cambridge, Cambs, CB5 0HD
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01638 741174
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Spring Close Montessori Nursery School
Spring Close Montessori is a 26 place Nursery that operates from the Guildhall, on Spring Close, Burwell.
Montessori Nursery School Web Site
Stagecoach Theatre Arts Schools
The original and largest network of part-time performing arts schools in the world are at Newmarket College on Friday after school- term time for young people aged 4-18years, offering dance, drama and singing - please visit our website for more information.
Stagecoach Theatre Arts Schools Web Site
Step up Learning
Step Up Learning provides safe and professional private maths and English tuition for school age children in Newmarket and Bury St Edmunds.
01638 660044 Step up Learning Web Site
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Announcements on GOV.UK
News story: Deal to help schools save cash on computer equipment

DfE offers schools the chance to save on tablets, laptops and desktop devices.

News story: Back to school for thousands of pupils as new free schools open

33,000 new school places created as number of free schools, studio schools and university technical colleges opened since 2011 passes 500.

Statement to Parliament: Primary assessment public consultations: government response

Announcing the government response to the consultations on primary assessment and the recommendations of the Rochford Review.

Press release: Helping children learn through a proportionate primary assessment system

New assessment to provide better starting point to measure progress and the impact of schools.

Statement to Parliament: Justine Greening statement on national funding formula

Education Secretary addresses parliament on historic reforms to introduce fairer funding for schools

News story: Fairer funding system to end 'postcode lottery' for schools

Education Secretary Justine Greening sets out measures to replace 'outdated' school funding system

News story: New training opportunities for thousands of teachers

£75 million Teaching and Leadership Innovation Fund will provide teachers with skills and knowledge-based training

News story: Partnership is key to creating more good school places

Education Secretary Justine Greening calls for closer working between independent and state schools to create more good school places.

Speech: Nick Gibb: The importance of vibrant and open debate in education

Schools minister speaks at ResearchED 2017 National Conference.

Press release: Director for Fair Access and Participation announced

Justine Greening confirms Chris Millward as the first Director for Fair Access and Participation at the Office for Students.

News story: Universities must embrace accountability

Minister outlines plans to boost accountability and transparency across high education sector

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Village News
"Memories Of Burwell", By Frank Czucha
Newly published book containing over 300 photos of former schools, shops and companies etc. is now available from Tina's in North Street. Priced at £12.99
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Assistant Chief Constable Nav Malik faces gross misconduct charge
The senior officer allegedly tried to give pointers to a candidate ahead of a police promotion interview.
Cambridge Fitzwilliam inspires 'professor of swords' dream job for boy
Inspired by the Fitzwilliam Museum's weapons collection, he asked how he might pursue his dream job.
Southern, Merseyrail, Arriva Rail North and Greater Anglia rail staff strike
Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) are staging two 24-hour walkouts in October.
Private ambulance spending rise in England by 22% in two years
NHS England ambulance trusts spent £78m on private firms in 2016-17, up from £64m two years ago.
Hannah Allum inquest: Hospital criticised over patient's death
The mother of a 29-year-old mental health patient tells an inquest she should not have been unsupervised.
Museum in bid to preserve '1960s UK hovertrain'
A hovertrain threatened to revolutionise rail travel in the 1960s but now lives in a museum.
'Hot Fuzz' police 'arrest' St Ives 'road rage' swan
The feathered felon is accused of road rage, being involved in an accident and obstructing highways.
The museum where retro video gamers meet up
The Centre for Computing History in Cambridge has an archive of more than 10,000 games.
Walsall 1-1 Peterborough United
League One high-flyers Peterborough are denied a late winner as they come from behind to draw at Walsall.
Cambridge United 2-1 Coventry City
Cambridge United hold off Coventry City to claim a narrow victory in an entertaining League Two match.
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