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CASE STUDY: LEANNE6th May 2011READ MORE
Aged 15 LEANNE been dancing and singing as a member of the Urban G’s performance team in the Urban Games & Hip Hop programme.
New Offices for Solar Learning6th May 2011
Solar Learning moves into new offices at Westmoreland Business Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne. With the Youth Steering Group from our Urban Games Programme we have been cleaning, tidying and refurbishing the new space which will house our Youth Enterprise Animation Hub and the Urban & Hip Hop Games programme.
Our Youth Led Enterprise Animation Hub to launch soon!6th May 2011
Solar Learning Services will launch a brand new project in March 2011, which thanks to funding from Newcastle City Council will establish a youth led enterprise and social enterprise animation hub.
Our very own Changemaker!6th May 2011READ MORE
Solar Learning has been selected by national youth education foundation Changemakers to be a host organisation their national youth leadership development programme.
Scotswood Urban Regeneration Vehicle6th May 2011READ MORE
Solar Learning staff attended the recent launch of the Scotswood Urban Regeneration Vehicle at the Excelsior Academy in Scotswood.
CASE STUDY: Careers Search 1 Tom6th May 2011READ MORE
Tom is 14 and took part in the Careers Search pilot in 2010. Having being excluded from High School, he took part in the Careers Search programme at the Pupil Referral Unit.
FEATURE: The Urban Game & Hip Hop Programme5th May 2011READ MORE
Established in early 2010 this programme is one of 9 regional NE GENERATION projects funded by Legacy Trust UK, Arts Council England.
CASE STUDY: THE URBAN GAMES ROADSHOW5th May 2011READ MORE
Linked to our Urban Games & Hip Hop programme, Solar Learning has developed a new package of Roadshow events service available for commission by schools, children & young people’s services, community groups, cultural and arts teams and local authority events teams.
CASE STUDY: CAREERS SEARCH5th May 2011READ MORE
Is a 20 hour programme for schools, colleges and youth agencies delivering a unique youth led careers and IAG model.
CASE STUDY: Meet Kirsty from our Youth Leadership Team1st May 2011READ MORE
Kirsty is a member of the Urban Games & Hip Hop Youth Leadership Team.