We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.
Close
Menu

News

Read below for the latest news about Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership.

Welcome to our new Project Manager, Nicola Chadwick!

POSTED November 16, 2020

This month we welcomed Nicola Chadwick to team THEBP as our new Project Manager in our Learn More team. As the team is still working from home, we asked Nicola some questions to help the team and everyone else learn a little bit more about her. Tell us a bit about yourself?Hello, I am Nicola, I’m from […]

Lloyd’s Books appeal: the importance of BAME characters in children’s literature

POSTED July 15, 2020

Before the pandemic, we had more than 300 pupils in Tower Hamlets taking part in the Lloyd’s Community Programme ‘Reading and Number partner scheme’ every week. While sessions have been halted for the time being, volunteers and companies in the Lloyd’s market have continued to support these pupils, and through our Books and Puzzles appeal, over £10k was raised to provide them with fun resources to help […]

Run With Us!

POSTED July 5, 2019

Work experience blog: Sumaya Rahman

POSTED May 30, 2019

If an employer ever needed a better reason to take on work experience, then surely this excellently written blog entry written by Year 10 Bow School student Sumaya Rahman is it. Sumaya spent a week at Half Moon Theatre in Limehouse last week and clearly had an amazing time! Read all about her experiences to […]

“Interning at THEBP helped me realise why I want to work in education”

POSTED May 22, 2019

Our fantastic intern, Madison Mansour, spent seven weeks supporting THEBP as part of an exchange programme with the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In this short blog, Madison reflects on her experiences, what she learned along the way, and why she wants to continue working in education. Thanks for all your hard work, Madison! “In March of […]

Alumni networking takes place at Barclays

POSTED April 16, 2019

On Wednesday December 5th, Tower Hamlets EBP and Barclays came together to host an Alumni Networking event for 25 of our talented alumni members. The event was opened by Esra Turk (MD at Barclays & Trustee at THEBP) who shared some inspirational words about her own story of growing up as a young adult and […]

Michelle Quest runs the New York Marathon for THEBP

POSTED April 15, 2019

Congratulations and thank you to Michelle Quest, one of our wonderful Trustees, who raised over £1,400 for Tower Hamlets EBP by running in the New York Marathon. All the staff at THEBP and the young people of Tower Hamlets that will benefit from this donation, are very grateful!    

“Tower Hamlets EBP allowed me to open my eyes to the world”

POSTED April 4, 2019

At the end of March we said goodbye to our superstar intern Nahyan Islam, who spent the last few months supporting the team at Tower Hamlets EBP, and who has just been accepted to do a PGCE at UCL! Before he left to start this new, exciting chapter, we caught up with him to ask […]

Celebration Day with ING

POSTED March 19, 2019

On 5th July 2018, ING invited their Reading Partners from Stewart Headlam Primary School to their offices in Moorgate to take part in an activity filled afternoon as part of their end of year celebration event. Children learnt all about the ING building as they answered questions and decoded puzzles on their ‘Art Trail’. After […]

Introducing: Transitions

POSTED March 19, 2019

The Transitions Project is an exciting pilot project, funded by Morgan Stanley, aiming to support students transitioning from Year 6 to Year 7 by increasing student awareness of secondary school expectations and developing their resilience to cope with the increased need for independence. We’re working with Year 6 students from Arnhem Wharf Primary School, Cubitt Town […]