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Barton Peveril shortlisted for National Diversity Award

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Barton Peveril’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (E,D&I) Group have been shortlisted for an award in the National Diversity Awards 2018. The Group is one of only 8 shortlisted people and organisations, among 24,584 nominations and votes. Barton Peveril’s E,D&I Group have been shortlisted for the Community and Organisation Award: Multi-Strand, after…

Barton Peveril’s Teaching Award Nominees

Nominees Julie and Laura

Pearson Teaching Awards Two Barton Peveril members of staff have been nominated for Pearson Teaching Awards. Julie Ryman was nominated for Teaching Assistant of the Year Award and Laura Stephens was nominated for Excellence in Special Needs Education. Director of Learning Support Julie Stickland nominated both Laura and Julie in March, with the winners of…

Barton Peveril Director of Sport Becomes England Assistant Manager

England Schools under 18s Assistant Manager

ESFA England Schools under 18s Assistant Manager: Barton Peveril’s Director of Sport, Luke Hampton, has been appointed as ESFA England Schools under 18s Assistant Manager. This position will then lead to Hampton becoming the England Schools under 18s Manager, in two years’ time. The Assistant Manager role, starting in September, will involve Hampton selecting the…

Learn Maths with Barton Peveril’s You Tube star

Maths students starting their courses at Barton Peveril this month will be taught by the region’s Sixth Form Teacher of the Year – Jack Brown. He has been recognised for his achievements at the Daily Echo Education Awards 2017. Jack has been teaching for eight years and supplements his classroom lessons with popular online videos…

PE Teacher shortlisted for the UK’s Largest Diversity Awards

Alix Christopher from Barton Peveril Sixth Form College has been shortlisted for the Positive Role Model for Age Award at the National Diversity Awards 2017. She is a full time Teacher of Sport and PE and an outstanding role model for students at Barton Peveril Sixth Form College. Her energy and desire to make all…

National honours for Barton Peveril’s student services

Barton Peveril College took first prize for Student Services at the annual Sixth Form Colleges Association (SFCA) awards. The honour recognised the College’s achievements in supporting students to make the most of their learning opportunities as they prepare for university-level study and their future careers. Assistant Principal Nicola Carcone is delighted that staff have gained…

Praise from Germany’s Ambassador for language teacher Helen Wheelwright

Barton Peveril’s Helen Wheelwright has been recognised in the annual national German Teacher Awards for her achievements in making language learning fun. Together with her Barton Peveril A Level students, she organised an entertaining German Day for a hundred secondary school pupils, with support from the Goethe Institute in London and undergraduates from the University…

College shortlisted for prestigious TES Award

Our transition from traditional teaching into technological learning has paid off as Barton Peveril College has been shortlisted for a national Times Education Supplement (TES) Award. Barton Peveril is the only college in Southampton shortlisted for the ‘outstanding use of technology for improving teaching, learning and assessment’ category for this year’s ceremony. Now in its…

Virtual reality brings lessons to life

They’ve soared through the solar system, explored holy places in Jerusalem and discovered environmental changes in Borneo – and they haven’t even left the college classroom. Google’s newest virtual reality teaching tool has bought lessons to life at Barton Peveril College by allowing staff to educate students using immersive trips to get up close with…