Noticeboard category : UTCs

The Duke of York Award for Technical Education: Educate’s involvement

We are delighted to announce that we have been appointed by Baker Dearing Educational Trust to manage and administer the Duke of York Award for Technical Education. The Duke of York Award for Technical Education aims to recognise the achievements of young people in technical education and is currently offered at University Technical Colleges in England.  […]

Medway UTC is now recognisable!

With nine weeks to go until the new Year 10 and Year 12 students arrive, the Medway UTC building is now recognisable! The £10 million school, which will specialise in Engineering and Construction, is part of a wider movement of University Technical Colleges, being pioneered by the Baker Dearing Trust. Educate recruited the Principal, Karon […]

UTC leadership opportunities: are you looking for your next challenge?

University Technology Colleges (UTCs) are new revolutionary government funded schools for 14-19 year olds created to fill to the gap of advanced level technical skills needed to prosper in the 21st century. By 2016 more than 30,000 students will be following a new technical education pathway. UTCs focus on STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and […]

Ron Dearing UTC approved with bid writing support from Educate

Today Chancellor George Osborne has announced that plans to build a new University Technical College in Hull will go ahead. The UTC will help meet a surge in demand for skilled young people in the Hull area, following a boost in the local economy. The Ron Dearing UTC will open its doors in September 2016, […]