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Applying for Creative Courses
Applying for Creative Courses

Applying for Creative Courses

These videos provide advice and guidance for those preparing for an application to a creative course at University.

  • 10 - 40 mins
Art workshops at home
Art workshops at home

Art workshops at home

Inspirational art workshops for pupils working from home.

  • 15-30 mins each
Improving the attainment of boys
Improving the attainment of boys

Improving the attainment of boys

This series of blog posts is all about engaging and improving education outcomes for boys.

  • 10 mins each
Experiences that support my progression
Experiences that support my progression

Experiences that support my progression

This video resource and downloadable guide provides advice on how to make the most of your experiences when you are doing applications.

  • 14 mins
Getting ready for Sixth Form/Level 3
Getting ready for Sixth Form/Level 3

Getting ready for Sixth Form/Level 3

Check out our handy guide (and activity) about getting ready for Sixth Form/L3.

  • Resource Pack
Free Creative resources for students
Free Creative resources for students

Free Creative resources for students

A useful list of free creative resources for students to make use of online.

  • 10 mins
Post-18 Crossword
Post-18 Crossword

Post-18 Crossword

This is a crossword with lots of key post-18 options terms - great starter/extension activity!

  • 15 mins
Student Finance
Student Finance

Student Finance

This quick-reference resource provides some basic information about student finance and includes a useful video.

  • 15 mins
Post Application Support
Post Application Support

Post Application Support

So you have submitted your application but still have questions? Check out this post-application support resource!

  • 15 mins
Different Career Apprenticeships
Different Career Apprenticeships

Different Career Apprenticeships

A series of information sheets focusing on different work sectors

  • 10 mins each
University Subject Application Advice
University Subject Application Advice

University Subject Application Advice

These subject-specific presentations provide advice and guidance on applying for a range of University subjects.

  • 45 mins each
Applications unlocked
Applications unlocked

Applications unlocked

This 6-week event provided advice and guidance to Y12 pupils about the HE application process.

  • Variable
Y12/L3 Competitive University Applications eLearning
Y12/L3 Competitive University Applications eLearning

Y12/L3 Competitive University Applications eLearning

This e-learning course is designed to give highly-able pupils in Y12 or Level 3 at College some initial advice and guidance regarding HE options.

  • 2 Hrs
My Work Experience Week
My Work Experience Week

My Work Experience Week

The 'My work experience week' was an event to provide Careers advice and guidance about work experience.

  • Variable
What is it like to study A-Level?
What is it like to study A-Level?

What is it like to study A-Level?

Ever wondered what it is like to study A-Level? Olivia tells it like it is!

  • Resource Pack
Advice about work experience
Advice about work experience

Advice about work experience

Looking for guidance on the process of work experience? Check out this presentation!

  • 15 mins
Managing your money - A student budgeting activity
Managing your money - A student budgeting activity

Managing your money - A student budgeting activity

This budget activity can be done individually or as part of a 'Student Life' lesson with pupils working in teams on their budgets.

  • 1 hour
Apprenticeships Podcast Series
Apprenticeships Podcast Series

Apprenticeships Podcast Series

This podcast series explores higher and degree apprenticeships

  • 10-25 mins each
Applying to Medicine
Applying to Medicine

Applying to Medicine

Interested in applying to Medicine - check out this page for essential information!

  • 5 min
Local Job Info (LMI) for Peterborough and Cambs
Local Job Info (LMI) for Peterborough and Cambs

Local Job Info (LMI) for Peterborough and Cambs

This presentation provides information about the likely local employment situation over the next 5-10 years.

  • 20 mins
Parent/Carers Guide to Post-16 & Post-18 options
Parent/Carers Guide to Post-16 & Post-18 options

Parent/Carers Guide to Post-16 & Post-18 options

These brief guides provide information on some of the most common education options (pathways) for learners after their GCSEs.

  • 10 mins
Guide to applying for University for Children in Care
Guide to applying for University for Children in Care

Guide to applying for University for Children in Care

This is a detailed 14-page guide for care leavers/children in care and their supporters on applying to University.

  • 45 mins
Parent and Carers Guide to Apprenticeships
Parent and Carers Guide to Apprenticeships

Parent and Carers Guide to Apprenticeships

This guide to apprenticeships explains what an apprenticeship is and provides top tips for those interested.

  • 10 mins
Parent and Carers Guide to Clearing
Parent and Carers Guide to Clearing

Parent and Carers Guide to Clearing

This handy guide will provide information about the UCAS (Universities & Colleges Application Service) Clearing process.

  • 5 mins

Events

University of Cambridge - Virtual Tour

University of Cambridge - Virtual Tour

Experience a virtual tour of the University of Cambridge for both undergraduate and postgraduate students

  • Online Event
  • 22 September Any time
College of West Anglia – Virtual Open Event

College of West Anglia – Virtual Open Event

VirtualCWA is here 24/7, which means you can drop in whenever, and as often as, you like to get information on your chosen course area, take virtual tours of our facilities, hear from our students and schedule 1-to-1 time with tutors if you wish

  • Online Event
  • 16 November Any Time
Stamford College Open Evening

Stamford College Open Evening

Explore our virtual 'online experience' where you can:

  • Online Event
  • 20 January 17:30 - 19:30
Cambridge Regional College - Cambridge Campus Open Day

Cambridge Regional College - Cambridge Campus Open Day

We have a wide range of full-time, part-time and higher education courses available, from Construction and Engineering to Media, Computing Technologies and Catering

  • Online Event
  • 30 January 10:00 - 12:30
Introducing Cambridge and Oxford

Introducing Cambridge and Oxford

Kathryn Singleton and Joe Organ (Schools Liaison Officers at St Catharine's College Cambridge and Brasenose College Oxford) will be introducing Oxbridge and the College system; breaking down myths about Oxbridge; giving advice on the different stages of the application process; and talking about the kinds of things you can start to do in Year 12 to prepare for making a strong Oxbridge application

  • Online Event
  • 30 January 11:00 - 12:00
University of Suffolk - I Wonder Wednesdays

University of Suffolk - I Wonder Wednesdays

I wonder what a children's nurse does?  If you're interested in: Children's Nursing this session will explore the diversity of the role of the children’s nurse; identify the areas in which they work and an overview of the BSc (Hons) Children’s Nursing course

  • Online Event
  • 3 February 14:00 - 15:00
Studying History at Cambridge University

Studying History at Cambridge University

This year, the Faculty of History is running a series of events for students from all over the UK who are thinking about applying for history

  • Online Event
  • 4 February 17:00 -18:00
Cambridge Regional College - Apprenticeship Evening (Huntington)

Cambridge Regional College - Apprenticeship Evening (Huntington)

We have a wide range of full-time, part-time and higher education courses available, from Construction and Engineering to Media, Computing Technologies and Catering

  • Online Event
  • 4 February 17:00 - 19:00
Cambridge Regional College - Huntington Campus Open day

Cambridge Regional College - Huntington Campus Open day

We have a wide range of full-time, part-time and higher education courses available, from Construction and Engineering to Media, Computing Technologies and Catering

  • Online Event
  • 4 February 17:00 - 19:00
City College Norwich - Apprenticeship Week

City College Norwich - Apprenticeship Week

  • Online Event
  • 8 February 08:00 - 17:00
City College Norwich - Apprenticeship Week

City College Norwich - Apprenticeship Week

  • Online Event
  • 8 February 08:00 - 17:00
Cambridge Foundation Year Teacher Launch

Cambridge Foundation Year Teacher Launch

Teachers and advisers are invited to join us at this online launch event to find out more about the programme itself and how you can identify and support potential applicants

  • Online Event
  • 8 February 15:30 - 16:30
Meet the Russell Group

Meet the Russell Group

Join us on Wednesday 10 February from 12:00 to 19:00 for Meet the Russell Group, a virtual event in association with UK University Search

  • Online Event
  • 10 February 12:00 - 19:00
University of Suffolk - I Wonder Wednesdays

University of Suffolk - I Wonder Wednesdays

I wonder why is Psychology considered a science?  If you're interested in: Psychology, Social Sciences

  • Online Event
  • 10 February 13:00-14:00
Year 12 BAME Access Day, Pembroke College - University of Cambridge

Year 12 BAME Access Day, Pembroke College - University of Cambridge

Are you in year 12, attending a state school, and wondering whether Cambridge is the place for you? If so, then this BAME event for students identifying as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic group might be for you!

  • Online Event
  • 15 February All Day
University of Cambridge - Christ's College Open Day

University of Cambridge - Christ's College Open Day

This online event is for students from all backgrounds considering a Cambridge application in October 2021

  • Online Event
  • 16 February 09:00 - 15:00
University of Suffolk - I Wonder Wednesdays

University of Suffolk - I Wonder Wednesdays

I wonder what is a day in the life of a paramedic like?  If you're interested in: Paramedic Science

  • Online Event
  • 24 February 13:00 - 14:00
Suffolk New College - Taster Event

Suffolk New College - Taster Event

To experience Suffolk New College for yourself, come along to one of our popular Taster Events

  • Online Event
  • 27 February 09:30 - 12:00
Women in Maths Residential

Women in Maths Residential

Christ's and Trinity Colleges run an annual Women in Maths residential

  • Online Event
  • 22 March Multiple Events
University of Suffolk Virtual Open Day

University of Suffolk Virtual Open Day

Discover what it would be like to be a student at the University of Suffolk from the comfort of your own home, simply register to attend one of our virtual Open Days

  • Online Event
  • 25 March 1600 - 1900
University of Suffolk Virtual Open Day

University of Suffolk Virtual Open Day

Discover what it would be like to be a student at the University of Suffolk from the comfort of your own home, simply register to attend one of our virtual Open Days

  • 24 April 0930 - 1430
Suffolk New College - Taster Event

Suffolk New College - Taster Event

To experience Suffolk New College for yourself, come along to one of our popular Taster Events

  • Online Event
  • 5 May 17:30 - 20:00
University of Suffolk Virtual Open Day

University of Suffolk Virtual Open Day

Discover what it would be like to be a student at the University of Suffolk from the comfort of your own home, simply register to attend one of our virtual Open Days

  • Online Event
  • 26 June 0930 - 1430
Year 10 Science Camp

Year 10 Science Camp

As part of Year 10 Science Camp, each evening students will explore how some of the world’s best plant and microbial scientists work on their research and learn about all the ways in which the science of today is the reality of tomorrow

  • Online Event
  • 28 June 19:00 - 20:30

News

Update from the Project Manager- Take Your Place in 2020/21

Update from the Project Manager- Take Your Place in 2020/21

We are committed to supporting students from underrepresented backgrounds to access higher education. With the challenges that 2020 has brought for young people, our work this year is more important than ever.

Suffolk Student Heads to Westminster

Suffolk Student Heads to Westminster

On Wednesday 29th of January, the Office for Students held a launch event at Westminster for the of the next phase of outreach education hubs called Uni Connect.

Building A New Team: Take Your Place and Cambridge Rugby Club

Building A New Team: Take Your Place and Cambridge Rugby Club

While Covid-19 and Lockdown may have put many sporting fixtures on hold, neaco’s Cambridge and Peterborough team have been busy working behind the scenes and are delighted to announce a new partnership with Cambridge Rugby Club.

Our Annual Report 2019 Is Now Available

Our Annual Report 2019 Is Now Available

During 2019, the Network for East Anglian Collaborative Outreach (neaco) partnership grew in terms of both our impact and our success. The continuing passion and commitment of our fantastic collaborative teams is enhancing the support and guidance we deliver to our region’s schools, colleges and young people through the Take Your Place programme.

A New Online Hub ‘Uni4Me’ Brings Together 250 Online Activities From 50 Organisations.

A New Online Hub ‘Uni4Me’ Brings Together 250 Online Activities From 50 Organisations.

Take Your Place is proud to be one of over 50 partners supporting the new Uni4Me online central portal where learners, parents and teachers can access 250 free activities to help them progress to higher education.

University of Suffolk-neaco Report: Enhancing BTEC students' transition to HE

University of Suffolk-neaco Report: Enhancing BTEC students' transition to HE

Dr Clare Gartland and Dr Christine Smith, of the University of Suffolk, have published their final report on “Enhancing BTEC students’ transition to HE: Developing pedagogical partnerships across post-16 and HE sectors”, produced in association with NCOP and neaco.