University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

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University of Essex, Colchester Campus Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

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University of Essex, Colchester Campus Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

University of Essex, Colchester Campus
Saturday 23rd November 09:30 – 16.00

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Join us for a day to help you understand and map your child’s journey from school and college towards higher education and their future beyond.

Packed with workshops to help you support your child and a chance to explore a university campus

SUPPORT WITH

  • Practical revision skills
  • Stress management and resilience
  • How to help guide your child’s decision making
  • Student finance

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

  • Explore a university campus
  • Look around student accommodation
  • Chat to current undergraduate students

Click here to book now as places are limited (eligibility criteria apply)

Join us for a day to help you understand and map your child’s journey from school and college towards higher education and their future beyond.

FREE
for parents/carers of
students in Year 11,
sixth form or college

PACKED WITH WORKSHOPS TO HELP YOU SUPPORT YOUR CHILD AND A CHANCE TO EXPLORE A UNIVERSITY CAMPUS

SUPPORT WITH

  • Practical revision skills
  • Stress management and resilience
  • How to help guide your child’s decision making
  • Student finance

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

  • Explore a university campus
  • Look around student accommodation
  • Chat to current undergraduate students

Click here to book now as places are limited (eligibility criteria apply)

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS

PROVIDER SESSION TITLE WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION
Causeway Education Finding your way through the education jungle: at college and beyond This session will help you understand the different kinds of courses on offer for 16-19 year olds and what they can lead to next. Whether your son/daughter is studying GCSEs, BTECs, A-Levels or something else, after this session you’ll have a clearer picture of their options, and what you could do to support them through the process.
Positively Mad Exam Buster This exciting and informative session will provide tips and tools on how you can support your child at home, during stressful revision periods. You will learn various revision techniques and gain a wealth of knowledge around stress management and how to help your child overcome their nerves!
MADE Training Creating Inner Winners You are in a unique position to influence the academic success and direction of your children. You set the stage for positive behaviours with regard to learning, resilience, motivation and serve as emotional supports during stressful times. Our parent workshop aims to help parents adopt an encouraging way of monitoring and celebrating their child’s commitment to personal development and academic progression.

PROGRAMME TIMINGS

09:00 Arrivals and refreshments
09:45 Welcome
10:15 – 12:30 Workshops and campus tours
12:30 Lunch (Provided)
13:30 – 15:45 Workshops and campus tours
16:00 Close of event

WORKSHOP DESCRIPTIONS

Provider: Causeway Education

Session Title: Finding your way through the education jungle: at college and beyond

Workshop Description: This session will help you understand the different kinds of courses on offer for 16-19 year olds and what they can lead to next. Whether your son/daughter is studying GCSEs, BTECs, A-Levels or something else, after this session you’ll have a clearer picture of their options, and what you could do to support them through the process.

 

Provider: Positively Mad

Session Title: Exam Buster

Workshop Description: This exciting and informative session will provide tips and tools on how you can support your child at home, during stressful revision periods. You will learn various revision techniques and gain a wealth of knowledge around stress management and how to help your child overcome their nerves!

 

Provider: MADE Training

Session Title: Creating Inner Winners

Workshop Description: You are in a unique position to influence the academic success and direction of your children. You set the stage for positive behaviours with regard to learning, resilience, motivation and serve as emotional supports during stressful times. Our parent workshop aims to help parents adopt an encouraging way of monitoring and celebrating their child’s commitment to personal development and academic progression.

PROGRAMME TIMINGS

9am Arrivals / welcome refreshments
10:15 – 12:30pm Workshops
12:30pm Lunch (Provided)
1:30 – 3:45pm Workshops
4pm Close of event
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The Future Ready programme is brought to you by Make Happen, working collaboratively with our
partners to promote higher education as a route to achieving ambitions.

The Future Ready programme is brought to you by Make Happen, working collaboratively with our
partners to promote higher education as a route to achieving ambitions.