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8
Mar
2018

High Trees celebrates International Women’s Day!

International Women’s Day was the subject of discussion at High Trees ESOL class (English for speaker’s of other languages) at High Trees this week. ESOL learner’s discussed pay, their own experiences of inequalities and the different experiences they bought from their countries of origin.  

5
Mar
2018

High Trees secures 3 year funding from City Bridge to expand ESOL offer!

High Trees are delighted to announce that the City Bridge Trust have granted 3 years of funding to run a ‘Strength in Words’ programme, that will allow High Trees to expand and build upon our current offer of English for Speakers of other Languages in Lambeth. Our Community Learning programme is at the very core of […]

1
Mar
2018

Committed High Trees learners brave the snow!

On 28 February, fourteen committed learners braved the cold and freezing temperatures to attend an Excel course to improve their confidence and skills with using Excel. This was a one day course from 10 – 3 where learners learnt and practised entering data,creating simple formula and charts on spreadsheets.    

9
Feb
2018

Safer Internet for High Trees learners!

On 7 February, Safer Internet Day, High Trees learners studying on Computing classes explored themes around safer internet usage. Following discussions around internet banking, social media awareness when looking for work, viruses and fraud, learner’s used their new skills to design and produce posters and leaflets to inform other learner’s about safe use of the […]

10
Oct
2017

Level 3 accredited course in Information, Advice and Guidance

High Trees accredited Level 3 course in Information Advice and Guidance starts next Tuesday (17th October).  This course will be of interest to organisations and individuals working in the Community who, as any part of their work, offer advice and guidance for adults or young people. The 8 week course will provide an industry recognised qualification that […]

25
Jul
2017

Family Fun Day – Saturday 29th July

High Trees are delighted that the students on our Involvement in Housing and Communities course (accredited by the Chartered Institute of Housing) have arranged a Family Fun Day to run at the Tulse Hill Adventure Playground this Saturday. It’s shaping up to be a fantastic day with activities for the whole family including music, dance, […]

7
Jun
2017

Africology – a new term at High Trees!

High Trees’ innovative Africology course starts again tomorrow evening here at our main learning centre (220 Upper Tulse Hill). The course explores the issues facing people of African descent in Britain and the Diaspora, studies the accomplishments of Africans in the Diaspora and takes a critical look at the legacies of slavery. If you’re interested […]

1
Jun
2017

ESOL for Community Involvement at High Trees

High Trees are now halfway through our ESOL for Community Involvement course.  Aimed at people who speak English as a second language, and have only basic English skills that they feel are holding them back in everyday life, it concentrates on speaking and listening, in particular language skills that will help people get more involved […]

31
May
2017

Last few places for Lambeth Housing Tenants!

High Trees’ have a few places still left on our exciting Level 2 Award in Involvement in Housing in Communities course. Learners will develop skills in report writing and analysing data and gain fun and gain practical experience of putting on a community event.  They will have the chance to access work placements with Lambeth Council, increasing the chances of […]

19
May
2017

Calling all Lambeth Housing Tenants!

Don’t miss this chance to enrol on High Trees’ exciting Level 2 Award in Involvement in Housing in Communities course taking place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am to 3pm from 6 June to 25 July.  You will develop your skills in report writing and analysing data and gain fun and gain practical experience of putting on a community […]

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