Frances Wadsworth

Tech City: the educators

Posted on March 10th, by Bernadette Fallon in Culture. 1 Comment

Bernadette Fallon meets the people delivering tech skills to Croydon’s future workforce

Tomorrow’s jobs will be different from many of today’s. Teaching the skills that tomorrow’s workforce will need is a vital part of making Croydon an attractive location for digital companies and equipping young Croydonians with the knowledge and confidence to start businesses of their own.

So I was fascinated to meet three of the people involved.

Margaret … Read More »

Croydon University Centre students play leading role in transforming West Croydon’s shop fronts

Posted on September 11th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

A group of University Centre Croydon (UCC) students is playing a key role in a multi-million pound Council run project which aims to change the face of London Road, West Croydon.

Release begins:The Council is investing more than £3.2m in this innovative scheme to improve the street, tidy up shop fronts, build facades, widen and repave footpaths, plant trees, and provide new seating and cycle parking, all with a … Read More »

UK quality mark for Croydon College

Posted on August 15th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) has confirmed the quality and standards of provision at Croydon College following its review of the institution in May 2014.

Release begins: A team of QAA reviewers visited Croydon College and judged that its academic standards, the quality and enhancement of its student learning opportunities, and the quality of information about its learning opportunities all meet UK expectations.

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