Outreach North East provides a single point of contact for teachers and advisers which will signpost and improve access to information and support to encourage progression to higher education.
Find higher education outreach activity to support your students.
HE Fest 21 is an online festival that will take place on the 6th, 7th and 8th July. There’s something for everyone, with acts to support all learners who will be making a transition in their educational journey in 2021, including their parents/carers and teachers/advisers. Over three jam-packed days, HE Fest 21 will provide the most up to date information about opportunities and pathways to higher education, with a particular focus on pathways from FE to HE.Get your festival pass here
Delivery of a sustained, intensive and progressive programme of interventions has been shown to have a greater impact in raising aspirations and supporting progression to higher education.
Mann, et al. (2017) - Contemporary transitions: Young Britons reflect on life after secondary school and College. London: Education and Employers.
It is important that everyone, regardless of their background, should have the opportunity to receive information about the full learning offer available to them.
Department for Education (2018) - Careers guidance and access for education and training providers: Statutory guidance for governing bodies, school leaders and school staff.