Tag : training

‘The Teach First Model’: Rebranding the Public Service Professions in Need

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2003 saw the first cohort of teachers entering London secondary school classrooms through Teach First, a charity aiming to break the link between a child’s educational attainment and their socio-economic background. This was an innovative new route into teaching, where graduates and career changers underwent just five weeks of intensive … Read More

Brownlees get Bodington base

2 years ago / 0 comments

£5 million Brownlee Centre will be the UK’s first purpose built triathlon training facility. This year a new £5 million triathlon training base named after Leeds’ very own Brownlee brothers will open. The University of Leeds’ Bodington playing fields will host the new one mile cycle circuit, which is one … Read More

Sexual consent campaign gathers momentum in Leeds

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon interviewed Amy Cousens about her sexual consent campaign. She is putting forward a proposal to the Leeds City Council to make it mandatory for all clubs and bars in Leeds to put up sexual consent posters, as well as giving staff sexual consent training. Firstly, could you tell me a … Read More