Education

IT company provides charity with new tablets to help teach children how to stay safe online

Dorset children will get extra help learning how to stay safe online thanks to a new business partnership. Portland company IT Support 365 will be working with... READ MORE »

Seven employers step forward as champions for newly launched Dorset Careers Hub

Seven employers have now stepped forward and joined forces with the newly launched Dorset Careers Hub to prepare young people for the world of work. The hub, the first of... READ MORE »

Businessman hailed as a 'real-life Santa' given hero's welcome by school pupils and staff

A businessman has been described as a real-life Santa because of his company’s generous donations to a Bournemouth infant school. Stuart Mason, Director at Richard... READ MORE »

Saving Our Planet 1: Dorset firm helps 'green' school from pouring tonnes of CO2 into the air

A Dorset business has helped a 'green' school from pouring tonnes of carbon into the Earth’s atmosphere by installing hundreds of new solar panels. Poole High School... READ MORE »

Weymouth College on the road to success after opening new motor vehicle technology centre

A new Centre of Excellence for Motor Vehicle Technology has been officially opened at Weymouth College. Ian Girling, Board member of Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership... READ MORE »

New careers hub launched bringing together schools, colleges, universities and employers

Preparing young people for the world of work has taken a new direction with the launch of Dorset Careers Hub. More than 85 people from the education and employment worlds... READ MORE »

BU joins millions across the world to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week for first time

Bournemouth University is celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week for the first time with two 'mega' events. Both are held on Tuesday November 19 at BU's Talbot Campus... READ MORE »

Extra £1.3m funding allocated to education and skills from Dorset LEP's Local Growth Fund

More than £1.3m has been allocated to three colleges and a university by Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) The money, which represents a significant local... READ MORE »

20-plus companies back event aimed at getting more young people to become engineers

More than 20 Dorset companies are backing an initiative aimed at encouraging young people to take up engineering as a career. BCP Council is organising the dedicated... READ MORE »