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Support for home based learners from early years up to GCSE
PLACE is a Bedford Local Authority support service for home educating families managed by Biddenham International School and Sports College.  To be eligible to register with the scheme, children should be Bedford Borough residents on the elective home education (EHE) register of the Bedford Borough local authority.

The PLACE  Progamme  provides significant support for PLACE-registered GCSE learners, including part-time specialist support for a number of GCSE subjects and entrance for public examinations.

PLACE also runs a busy enrichment programme for enrolled youngsters from ages four to sixteen and, in addition, provides guidance and signposting for special educational needs issues. 

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May
21
Tue
3:00 pm GCSE Religious Studies
GCSE Religious Studies
May 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
This AQA “A” course (no. 8062) in Religious Studies with its emphasis on Philosophy and Applied Ethics provides an opportunity for GCSE learners to build upon the foundations laid down in their coverage of Key Stage 3.  Youngsters will learn how religion, philosophy
May
22
Wed
7:45 am West Midlands Safari Park
West Midlands Safari Park
May 22 @ 7:45 am – 4:30 pm
[wp_eStore_fancy1 id=140] Attendance Lst Our coach will leave BUS at 7.45am (park on the old tennis court on the right of the entrance just after you turn in).  Arrive punctually – we need to reach the Safari Park on time
Jun
19
Wed
all-day Chessington
Chessington
Jun 19 all-day
[wp_eStore_fancy1 id=70] Climb high in the treetops, meet endangered Amur tigers, ride rollercoasters – and get your groove on with the Gruffalo!  Chessington Zoo has animal habitats developed to suit the animals’ home territory, so that they live almost normal
Sep
9
Mon
all-day Ironbridge
Ironbridge
Sep 9 all-day
[wp_eStore_fancy1 id=231] [wp_eStore_fancy1 id=232] [wp_eStore_fancy1 id=233] PLACE has booked from Monday 9th September – Friday 13th September the whole of the “groups only” Coalbrookdale Youth Hostel, which is located in the Ironbridge region of Shropshire.  Built in 1853 as a literary and scientific institute by the Coalbrookdale
Oct
20
Sun
all-day Venice
Venice
Oct 20 – Oct 24 all-day
[wp_eStore_fancy1 id=225] Please use the passport form to give us up-to-date passport information.   We do not retain your passport information so it is important that you complete the form for this trip even though you may have supplied the  information
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