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Through the Eyes of Boys London Residential

On Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th October the Through the Eyes of Boys Year 11 cohort took part in their first residential visit, travelling all the way to London. 28 students took part in the residental, from North Liverpool Academy, the the Academy of St Francis of Assisi, Kings Leadership Academy, Fazakerley High School and… Read more »

Spotlight on… Ancient History

Welcome to our Spotlight on… series. In this series of blog posts we’ll be exploring specific degree subjects in depth; what it’s like to study that subject, the types of modules available, the extra opportunities available to students of that subject and what graduate careers it can lead to. The blog posts will be written… Read more »

Clearing – The Shaping Futures Guide

Last year over 64,000 students were accepted to full time university courses through UCAS clearing and this year similar numbers of students look set to use the UCAS Clearing service. If you aren’t holding any offers, or think that your exam results might not have gone to plan, Clearing might be the best option for… Read more »

Preparing for Results Day – The Shaping Futures Guide

This is one of biggest weeks in the calendar for A Level students – the week that A Level results are released and you find out not only your grades, but how that impacts the next steps in your educational journey. We’ve prepared a few handy tips on how best to prepare for the big… Read more »

For the love of learning

Shaping Futures is a programme of impartial information, advice and guidance activities that 12 local Higher Education providers (a mix of universities and colleges) have designed for delivery together in Liverpool City Region between now and 2020. The programme (part of the National Collaborative Outreach Programme and funded by the Higher Education Funding Council for… Read more »

Through The Eyes of Boys visit the University of Chester

On Wednesday 12th July 2017 we were thrilled to have the first event of the Through the Eyes of Boys project take place. After focus groups in April and a launch event for parents in May, young men interested in taking part in the project completed registration forms ahead of this first visit. 38 students… Read more »