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31
Aug
2018

GLA – Citizen Led Engagement Evaluation Report!

Earlier this year High Trees had the amazing opportunity to work on a innovative pilot run by the Greater London Authority to work with peer researchers to connect with and include the most under represented groups within City Hall to ensure their voices were heard. Please take a look at the evaluation undertaken by the […]

15
Aug
2018

The Power of Polo

Our young people recently enjoyed a four day residential in Windsor with the Power of Polo Charity, where the lessons culminated in a tournament.  The young people had an excellent trip and have all said they’d like to return in the future.

25
Jul
2018

Study Hubs mini interview training

This week the young people worked in pairs to prepare for and then practice being interviewed.  They took turns asking and answering questions, and then gave each other feedback!

19
Jul
2018

Coaching sessions at St Martins’

High Trees have finished another term of weekly one 2 one coaching sessions with girls from St Martin-in-the-Fields High School which finished with a group session on the nature of leadership. It was great to see the girls’ confidence grow week by week, and their feedback shows that the programme has made a tangible difference […]

19
Jul
2018

ESOL learners visit to the Horniman Museum and Gardens

Our ESOL learners visited the Horniman Museum and Gardens for the first time, with our teacher Elly. Thank you so much to Laura from the Horniman Community Engagement team, for the warm welcome and the free tickets to the Aquarium and the temporary exhibitions.

19
Jul
2018

High Trees Learner Forum at the Adventure Playground

This week we bought together leaners from across our courses for our High Trees Learner Forum. Our learners explored  themes such as self care and wellbeing, created a poster of tips on how to be healthier and happier and had a great food and music celebration for the end of our academic year. One of our learners who attended […]

19
Jul
2018

End of year conference with Lambeth Adult Learning

Last Friday our Education and Training team took part to the End of year conference for Lambeth Adult Learning! Our tutor Wayne received a nomination for E-Learning , our tutor Dorota won the most the Inspirational Tutor Award and our Service Admin Mohammed won the best the Customer Service Award. Our learners worked together on a well-being mosaic, reflecting on the importance […]

18
Jul
2018

Tulse Hill Adventure Playground Summer Programme

11
Jul
2018

Community Organising – Igniting the Network

Between the 26th and 27th of June CO Ltd hosted their 6th annual national gathering of Community Organisers at Yarnfield park, a conference center based near Stoke on Trent. High Trees were able to take three local people, Dennis, Gloria and Nicholas, who have done some amazing work in the community along to spend two […]

3
Jul
2018

Adventure Playground Re-launch

Last weekend High Trees held a relaunch of our Adventure Playground, welcoming families – both new and existing users – and giving details of our upcoming summer programme. Over 100 people visited throughout the day, enjoying the free activities on offer and trying out the new facilities. For more information about our youth and family […]

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