ASDAN Case Studies

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History in the making

Studying history has helped students to discover their place in the world, says Gareth Davey from Bank View Sixth Form, a post-16 provider for students with complex learning diffic… Read More

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Children in care flourish under innovative equine scheme

Stable Relationships provides creative and equine-based educational activities for young people. In April, the organisation used its ASDAN grant to run our Leadership… Read More

Short Courses develop skills across whole school

The Ockendon Academy in Essex has used two of ASDAN’s Short Courses to accredit whole-school projects, channeling its Pupil Premium funding to help students develop their ski… Read More

Volunteering success at Imperial War Museum North

if: Volunteering for Wellbeing is a social learning programme delivered at museumsacross Greater Manchester to support participants into volunteering and away fr… Read More

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A chance to shine

As Asiya prepared for her college interview, she felt confident that her ASDAN achievements would give her an edge. She was proud to show off her certificates and knew she had plen… Read More

A decade of success

Andrew Thomas, Key Stage 4 Manager at Bishopston Comprehensive School, has witnessed a change in his school over the past 10 years. The introduction of the Bronze Award¬†followed b… Read More

A positive impact

Bexhill High School delivers CoPE Level 1¬†to a group containing three students with autism and only two students that are not eligible for Pupil Premium. At the beginning of th… Read More

A Shared Philosophy

South Wales-based FE college Coleg Gwent has more than 3000 students on roll as its Crosskeys campus, with 100 of these engaged in Entry level qualifications through the Independen… Read More

An amazing and rewarding experience

Exemplar Health Care runs 30 homes across the country providing specialist care for young adults with severe physical disabilities, mental health issues, challenging behaviour and … Read More

ASDAN gains momentum in China

ASDAN staff members spent two weeks in China in Autumn 2012, touring the country, visiting schools and organizations in Beijing, Qingdao, Guangzou and Chengdu with much interest be… Read More

ASDAN grant puts healthy eating on the menu

Cooking and healthy eating projects are now on the menu at one alternative education provider thanks to a grant from ASDAN. The You Project is a scheme run by Newcastle YMCA to … Read More

Award winners share strategies for success

The Pupil Premium Awards recognise schools that have made significant progress in raising the attainment of disadvantaged learners. One of the winners in 2015 in the Key Stage 4… Read More

Be Engaged Achieve More

The BEAM programme (Be Engaged Achieve More) has been running since 2010, having grown out of an English Gifted and Talented LA group covering 19 secondary schools in Coventry. … Read More

Boosting Level 3 study skills

The development of skills, knowledge and determination is a key objective for Sir Thomas Wharton Community College (a recent addition to the Co-operative Academy group). In August … Read More

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