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National Enterprise Week 2008 Winners

Posted on: November 28th, 2008

The Rotherham Ready Team would like to thank all the schools for their fantastic and very creative National Enterprise Week entries. The level of work was extremely high and a credit to all the schools for showing how enterprise has enhanced their curriculum. The winners are: Foundation Winner: Catcliffe Foundation Unit – Download the video […]

Rotherham enterprise blueprint rolled out in Hull schools

Posted on: November 20th, 2008

An award winning enterprise project that has revolutionised teaching and learning across Rotherham has been launched in Hull. The success of Rotherham Ready has meant it is now being used as a blueprint to engage schools across Yorkshire. The project has been hailed for inspiring schools to create an enterprising culture and helping young people […]

Pupils and printers join forces to celebrate school’s big 50

Posted on: November 17th, 2008

Pupils from Sitwell Infants celebrated its 50th birthday by raising nearly £400 for the school with the help of a local business. Children from years one, two and three helped to organise a jamboree in the Rotherham school’s main hall and put into practice the enterprise skills they have been learning from a special partnership […]

Praise indeed!

Posted on: November 6th, 2008

No matter what age we are we all like the feeling of being given praise for doing something well. Now a school in Rotherham is using a technique incorporating enterprise learning skills to make that feeling last longer. This initiative is part of Rotherham Ready’s Enterprise Education scheme and takes inspiration from a ‘Big Brother’ […]

Capital inspiration develops enterprise skills in Rotherham

Posted on: October 28th, 2008

Thirty-five students from four Rotherham schools are reaping the rewards of a capital inspiration after visiting London to gain a better understanding of the risks and rewards associated with enterprise. The students from Wales High School, Wingfield Business and Enterprise College, and Maltby and Thrybergh Comprehensive Schools told teachers, parents and Rotherham council executives about […]