Second Nottingham Potential Learning Centre Opens

Nottingham Potential comprises a range of early interventions targeted at raising aspiration in young people from disadvantaged backgrounds, and helping raise attainment to facilitate progression to further and higher education. Activities include summer schools, master classes, structured visit days and Teacher Fellowships. A novel and potentially transformative element of Nottingham Potential is the creation of …

Nottingham Potential and IntoUniversity

Some argue that higher graduate contributions from 2012 will make it harder for students from disadvantaged backgrounds to study at University. I do not believe it will. The new arrangements do not have upfront fees (which would damage access) and do have enhanced maintenance support for entrants from low income families. Moreover, increasing amounts are …