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North East Mentoring Team Wins National Creative & Cultural Skills Award A North East organisation, This is Creative Enterprise (TICE), which supports young people who want to join the creative industry, won the Design Skills award at the national Creative...
The first stop of the 2016/17 TICE programme began with a Photography Insight workshop in the small town of Berwick upon Tweed, a fitting place to be taking a few snaps in quite an attractive area. Myself and Katie (along with...
Software Development: The Final Projects It was time for Phil Jeffes to present the work that the Software Development students had produced over the past 8 weeks at the Final Showcase, based at Newcastle City Library. After storytelling regarding their...
Sadly, the time has come to say good bye to the Ladders course! It has been an amazing, life-changing eight weeks for all involved and I know the lads in the Music course will move on to great things. In...
After eight excellent weeks, the Ladders course concluded on Thursday with the final presentation, giving the students the opportunity to showcase the skills they’d learnt throughout the course and present the project they had been working on. After introductions from...
It's the seventh week for the Ladders course, which means there is only one week left for everyone in the project, but also only one week left until it's all over - boohoo! This week the Ladders music course...
The penultimate week of the Ladder’s programme consisted of workshops designed to help the students prepare their final projects for the showcase the following week. On Monday, mentor Chloe Rodham used the session to help the students focus their projects...
Mentors Sam Burt and Charlotte Liddle from the TICE team delivered a horticulture workshop last week, with the help from Year 2 at South Wellfield First School in Whitley Bay. The main focus of the day was ‘What Do Plants...
To kick off the week everyone pitched their ideas for their projects to one other, thus creating a very warm and welcoming community of young Film-makers. Peter and Sisley are working towards creating a promo reel for a production...
Healthy Hearts at Bailey Green Primary School  The first of the Healthy Hearts workshops, funded by Heart Research UK and Subway, was held at Bailey Green Primary School… and oh what fun we had! TICE Mentors Lottie and Katherine had some...
It's been another exciting week on the Ladders music course as the lads have just started to record their songs with help from mentor Sam Burt – and actually, with a little help from everyone else on the course! Last...