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Year 10 celebrate women in engineering

Sir Charles Kao UTC celebrated International Women in Engineering Day on Friday 23rd June, with a day of practical activities to encourage more women to take up engineering careers. Alongside ...

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Student Wows at Speak Out Challenge

Amber in Year 10 represented Sir Charles Kao UTC at the Speak Out Challenge regional finals on 10th May, following winning the speak off for our workshop winners. 25 students ...

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Sir Charles Kao UTC host second annual careers festival

Following the success of our previous event in March 2016, Sir Charles Kao UTC and The Alltogether hosted a further careers festival on Tuesday 25th April 2017. The Festival, which was ...

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Robert Halfon MP visits Sir Charles Kao UTC for #ThinkUTC Celebration

Robert Halfon MP visited Sir Charles Kao UTC on Friday 17th March to celebrate all things technical for #ThinkUTC Day. The day, planned by the Baker Dearing Educational Trust, ...

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Principal Michael McKeaveney to leave Sir Charles Kao UTC

After four years establishing Sir Charles Kao UTC, current Principal Michael McKeaveney will be standing down as of 31st August 2017. Michael joined Sir Charles Kao UTC in November 2013, ...

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Careers Week Success at Sir Charles Kao UTC!

Students at Sir Charles Kao UTC celebrated Careers and Apprenticeships Week between 6th and 10th March with a variety of activities focused on preparing them for life in modern ...

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Students explore computer science skills with GCHQ

Four women in Year 10 at Sir Charles Kao UTC were one of 2000 teams to participate in the GCHQ-led CyberFirst competition this March. Focussing on four areas – cryptography, ...

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From schoolwork to real work: how education fails students in the real world

A new report from Baker Dearing Educational Trust, the charity promoting University Technical Colleges, reveals schools are failing to prepare students for the world of work. Young STEM workers, looking ...

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Year 10 take the Speak Out Challenge

Students in Year 10 worked on developing their public speaking skills on Tuesday 21st February, thanks to a workshop from the Jack Petchey Foundation and Speakers Trust. The 'Speak ...

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GSK increase mentoring support at Sir Charles Kao UTC

GlaxoSmithKline has increased their mentoring support provision at Sir Charles Kao UTC, after the success of their first mentor. Students in Sir Charles Kao UTC’s sixth form have been receiving ...

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