Award from the Lord Mayor of Bristol

We are thrilled to share that our Essential Skills Coordinator, Chris Cox, has been awarded the Lord Mayor’s Medal for her work with the Youth Education Service. Chris has worked tirelessly with YES for many years, leading on the vast majority of our projects, courses, and overall administration. She has developed YES into the organisation it isContinue reading “Award from the Lord Mayor of Bristol”

Believing they can: Albert Melo on the secret to adult education enrolment

In an interview for EPALE (Electronic Platform for Adult Learning in Europe), Alberto Melo describes the importance of recognising and validating students’ skills. Watch the video here, or see our transcription below. The secret for motivation to further learning is for people to acquire another level of self-trust in their own skills, capacities. They haveContinue reading “Believing they can: Albert Melo on the secret to adult education enrolment”