Category Archives: News

Derbyshire students venture towards science careers

Students from Derbyshire schools have been combining outdoor adventure with industry visits to discover how science can help them secure a future career. A pilot programme backed by local businesses and run at White Hall Centre has already given students from New Mills School and the council’s Virtual School a taste for a career in science. The centre has put together a programme of science-based activities related to the Key Stage Three curriculum for 11-14 year-olds, combined with visits Read the rest of this article

Industry news: Brilliant Residentials video based on Learning Away findings

At White Hall Centre, we closely follow research and reports released by Learning Away - who have a vision to support more children and young people to enjoy Brilliant Residentials. The below short film highlights some recent overwhelming evidence from Learning Away, an action research programme involving over 60 primary, secondary and special schools, that trips with an overnight stay have a transformative impact on everyone involved. Find out more about planning a Brilliant Residential Read the rest of this article