Monthly Archives: August 2013

Autumn courses at the WEA 101 Branch

Many of our autumn courses begin week commencing Monday 16 September.  Go to Courses to download a brochure.  Alternatively, call into 101 Hinckley Road between 9 am and 4 pm, Monday to Friday to pick one up, and, better still, … Continue reading

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Enrol now for maths and English courses

Maths and English courses at the WEA 101 Branch begin on Monday 9 September. If you want to brush up your own skills to help you in the workplace or to seek employment, or maybe to help your children, then these courses … Continue reading

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Susan’s story – student and volunteer

Hi my name is Susan and I have been attending adult education lesson with the WEA at 101 Hinckley Road on courses of maths and IT because I knew nothing about computers and only the minimum maths skills and because … Continue reading

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Annie – an outstanding tutor

Annie Kinchington is one of our popular WEA 101 Branch tutors, and was recently graded outstanding in a lesson observation.  She specialises in teaching a range of art and craft subjects, and will also be offering ‘Get to know your … Continue reading

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Storytelling is an instant hit with students

‘I have just been down to see Tom’s session,’ reports Wayne Southin, Co-ordinator for South Leicestershire Community Opportunities (SLCO).  ‘What can I say, absolutely brilliant! he was so animated and captured his audience extremely well, involving them completely with his … Continue reading

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Computers tamed

‘Computers are not only things for playing games on and being good at making it crash,’ says WEA 101 Branch student Colin Peers.  With his first accredited qualification under his belt, Colin also plans to become a classroom volunteer, too. … Continue reading

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Students at the Nia Centre share their art work

The WEA 101 Branch has completed another year working successfully in partnership with the Leicester City Community Opportunities Team. WEA tutor, Prem Mistry, has been working with students in her art and craft groups at the Nia Centre to produce a colourful … Continue reading

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