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Students get insight into the future with visit from humanoid robot

Students get insight into the future with visit from humanoid robot

Students got the chance to interact with robots and enjoy virtual reality experiences thanks to a visit from Jisc, the UK’s education technology solutions not-for-profit.

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Everyman Theatre and National Star project is out of this world

Everyman Theatre and National Star project is out of this world

Panto stars at the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham have teamed up with students at National Star, Ullenwood, to launch a special project marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landings - and looking at the strange species on planet Earth; Humankind.

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Art tutor named special arts teacher of the year

An art tutor at National Star has been named special needs arts teacher of the year in a national awards.

An art tutor at National Star has been named special needs arts teacher of the year in a national awards.

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Student wins national art award for painting

Michael, a third-year National Star student, has won a national award for his painting.

Michael, a third-year National Star student, has won a national award for his painting.

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Celebrating Work Experience Month

Work experience week

Work Experience Month, a national celebration of work-based learning and the career opportunities it can create for young people, took place earlier this month. To celebrate National Star took part in the campaign by introducing its social media followers to some of the college's Work Experience students and providing a behind the scenes tour of the exciting placements they went on last year.

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Recruitment open day at Foundation House

Foundation House open day

If you’re looking for your next career move or feel passionate about working with young people with complex disabilities, come along to National Star’s recruitment open day at Foundation House on Wednesday 7 November.

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