U Write is an exciting story and poem writing competition open to all of our school age Kent Children in Care.Read more: U-Write: The Third
Our Summer 2021 newsletter is packed full of useful information and updates from across the team. Please take time to read this edition and find out what we are doing in your part of Kent from our fantastic Area Team Assistant Headteachers and the projects they champion both at area level and county wide.Read more: Read the latest editions of our newsletters......
Ensuring that no matter where our young people live, VSK are supporting them and listening to what they want and need. Pupil Premium Plus funding was offered to our OOC special schools and Harford Manor in Norwich took up our offer to transform an uninspiring area of the school into a stunning sensory area.Read more: PP funding creates a stunning sensory area for students
We strongly believe that the principles of Nurture are so important to help children to develop, grow and become the best person they can possibly be. To explain our principles the younger apprentices in our team have put them into words.Read more: VSK Nurture Video: The Six Principles by Young People, for Young People
The theme of this years Summer Reading Challenge is Wild World Heroes and it starts on 10th July and runs throughout the summer holidays, finishing on 11th September. It’s aimed at children aged 4 – 11 and is completely free!Read more: The Summer Reading Challenge is back!
This years theme is We can not Walk Alone and Virtual School Kent are celebrating their work with Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children providing educational advice, guidance, resources, ESOL teaching and support.Read more: National Refugee Week 14th to 21st June 2021
Virtual School Kent are delighted to announce that nominations for this years awards for Kent Children and Young People in Care and Care Leavers are open and we encourage you to nominate young people for an Award.Read more: Virtual School Kent Awards Nominations 2021 Are Open!
During Term 5 some of the VSK North Kent and Medway Team went to Wingham Wildlife Park to see the plaques in honour of the sloth adoptions awarded to schools for there engagement in the TAM project we ran for them in 2020.Read more: VSK Sponsors a Sloth
Available for ages 9 - 18
Mid Kent Mind are pleased to be offering new spaces on our ‘Life After Lockdown’ ZOOM course – a programme created in partnership with Youth Resilience UK funded by The National Lottery Community Fund.Read more: Life After Lockdown – A Course Helping Young People Adapt to the ‘New Normal’
There are numerous opportunities for our young people taking place over the Summer monthsRead more: Post 16 Opportunities for Young People over Summer 2021