Understanding the UK Education System – 英國教育知多啲

Understanding the UK Education System – 英國教育知多啲

Workshop
For new arrivals to the UK our UK Education System will be different from whose in a different country. Next week Wednesday 11th May, we have invited experienced teacher and school administrator Dr Paul Yeung to talk you through about: • Key exams from primary all the way to university • The importance of SATs related to GCSE • The difference between 11+ and SATs • The difference between grammar school and normal state school • Problems new comers face especially a child joining secondary school Please call 0121-685-8510 to reserve your seat.
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CARG Conference 2022

Event
Join this Saturday 7th May for CARG (Campaign Against Racism Group) Annual Conference. The Conference will explore where we are in the UK regarding minority rights, protection and participation in the following 4 sessions, Racism, Identity, Education and Sinophobia. To register CARG Annual Conference 2022 to book your place and to receive updates. CARG-Conference-2022-leaflet-0427Download
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Covid-19 Monthly Update August – 每月疫情更新2021年8月

Covid-19 Monthly Update August – 每月疫情更新2021年8月

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates
I: Roadmap From 16th August, further restrictions on self-isolation and school students have been lifted. The Government’s latest strategy and focus on Covid are: Reinforce the country’s vaccine wall of defence through booster jabs and driving take up Enable the public to make informed decisions through guidance, rather than laws Retain proportionate test, trace and isolate plans in line with international comparators Retain contingency measures to respond to unexpected events, while accepting that further cases, hospitalisations and deaths will occur as the country learns to live with COVID 19   Changes to close contact self-isolation policy From 16 August 2021, Double-jabbed individuals and under 18s who are identified as close contacts will be exempt from the requirement to self isolate, but NHS Test and Trace advise the person who is…
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WEEKLY UPDATE 20 NOVEMBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年11月20日

WEEKLY UPDATE 20 NOVEMBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年11月20日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
This week’s Covid Community Champions Briefing focused on education settings, especially schools.  Key messages and reminders:  Many of the cases found in schools are due to household mixing outside of school hours especially birthday parties and playdates Schools are open because they are Covid-secure; most private homes do not have the same rigorous processes for removing or reducing risk of transmission, therefore the ban on households socially mixing indoors is in force.  Birmingham Public Health team recommend the Germdefence tool, developed by universities to help reduce viral infections https://www.germdefence.org/ If a parent tests positive, all other household members must self-isolate for 14 days.  The 14 day period starts from the day you experience your first symptoms OR the day you take a test if you are asymptomatic.   Children must…
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Birmingham City Council Education Department Question Time – 华人家长与伯明翰市政府教育部门官员对话

Birmingham City Council Education Department Question Time – 华人家长与伯明翰市政府教育部门官员对话

Activity
Officers from Birmingham Councils' Education Department have kindly agreed to meet parents to answer their concerns around schools and support for parents, especially those who wish to home-school during the pandemic. The meeting will be conducted in English with a Mandarin interpreter.  伯明翰市政府教育部门的官员非常乐意与家长朋友们在网上会面,以解答家长们就疫情期间有关学校的问题,政府的相关信息和支持,以及有关在疫情期间能否让孩子在家教学等问题。   会议将以英语与普通话翻译的形式进行。 Meeting ID/会议ID号: 7755648372   Zoom link /会议链接: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7755648372
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