Craft with the kids

Now that the schools have all broken up, the summer holidays have begun which for many pupils and teaching staff means six weeks of relaxing and hopefully a holiday too, it may not be quite as relaxing if you're a parent with…

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Meet our Tutors – Janet Darley – Watercolour

For our latest tutor interview, we went artistic and spoke to Watercolour tutor, Janet Darley, to find out where her passion for drawing and painting came from, how she got into teaching, and what she enjoys most about teaching. Janet teaches…

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The Normal KAE Learner

If you're learning with us, you might walk around your chosen centre in Kent and see a lot of familiar faces, or maybe one of your favourite things about your course is that your fellow learners are of the same age and have similar…

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New (academic) Year, New You

When the beginning of a new year arrives, we've become accustomed to cliches such as "new year, new me". We're guilty of it as well, last December we wrote a piece on new year resolutions and how they can help you…

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Super Sittingbourne

A fairly small town in the east of Kent, Sittingbourne got its name simply from the fact that there is a small stream, or bourne, running underground through part of the town. Sittingbourne was anciently written as Sedgingbourne or in Saxon, Saedingburga which means…

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