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A number of our students stopped Danny in the corridor afterwards to thank him

We had Danny in yesterday and the sessions went really well. Year 9 found 'The Lighthouse' sessions useful, with many setting themselves really aspirational targets for their futures and Year 11 got a lot of useful tips for supporting their revision from Exams Made Easy. A number of our students stopped Danny in the corridor afterwards to thank him for the session. We also had a number of parents attend the workshop in the evening. They fed back that the session was very useful and they liked having the opportunity to ask questions and share some of their concerns. I thought the workshop was excellent and the resources useful and easy to use.

Karen Foster - Deputy Headteacher - Pittville School - Gloucestershire
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Everybody loved James! He gave a great workshop to all 3 groups

Morning Corin, Everybody loved James! He gave a great workshop to all 3 groups. I attended the parents' evening and made copious notes for my own children and for my teaching too. We would love to have him back again to deliver the Exams MADE Easy for the remaining 200 students who missed out and also for the staff (100 of us)!

Clare de Glanville - Assistant Headteacher - Tewkesbury School - Gloucestershire
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Some said it was the best session they had ever had at Walton

Thank you for the session you delivered for Year 13s on Friday at Walton. The students were very enthusiastic about the whole session. They all found it really useful and some have already started to use the techniques recommended. They thought Joe was really enthusiastic and had some very good exam techniques. Some said it was the best session they had ever had at Walton! Praise indeed – as we know students can be the harshest critics! The staff who observed Joe were very complimentary about the very high quality of the sessions, Joe’s professionalism and the highly engaging delivery. I would thoroughly recommend Joe to other schools and look forward to being able to work with him again at Walton. With best wishes

Jane Etherington - Head of Sixth Form - Walton Academy - Lincolnshire
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They understand the needs of our schools

We have worked with MADE since 2017. They are one of our most popular external providers as they understand the needs of our schools and their trainers consistently get excellent feedback.

Jamie Bytheway - Greater Manchester Higher - Operation Manager (Activities and Projects) - Manchester Metropolitan University
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Knowledgeable and professional trainers and good quality resources for learners

MADE have delivered several different workshops across the LiNC Higher NCOP schools in Lincolnshire. As an Area Engagement Officer looking after Lincoln and Gainsborough Schools, I have found the sessions to be delivered to a high standard, with knowledgeable and professional trainers and good quality resources for learners. MADE Training are highly organised; communication and booking workshops is always straightforward.

Amy Liddy - LiNCHigher NCOP - Area Engagement Officer - Bishop Grosseteste University
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MADE have become a firm favourite with our outreach officers and more importantly our schools!

MADE have become a firm favourite with our outreach officers and more importantly our schools! They provide a super engaging way to help inspire and prepare students for their studies with students consistently commenting they are motivated to learn after a session with them. They also work with parents and teachers which is a real plus for us. The feedback from schools has been fantastic and we have since decided to include MADE as part of our core offer as a result of their brilliant work. They make everything super easy with timely and efficient planning and organising of activity, they go way and above on delivery and provide thorough evaluation that is promptly sent to us after any activity. I highly recommend them!

Ruth Bennetts - Next Steps South West NCOP - Cornwall Hub Manager - University of Plymouth
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MADE have consistently inspired and enthused the young people we work with

Over the two years we have worked together, MADE for education have consistently inspired and enthused the young people we work with, equipping them with powerful strategies and approaches to improve their academic performance. One of the most popular and effective curriculum enhancement provisions we have run.

Si Price - Higher Horizons+ NCOP - Chester Hub Manager - University of Chester
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Very experienced and engaging trainers who responded brilliantly to the needs of the students

The sessions were packed full of practical ideas that we can now build on as a school. Very experienced and engaging trainers who responded brilliantly to the needs of the students. They worked brilliantly as a double act and commanded the attention of the room of 150 students well. The initial feedback from students is overwhelmingly positive. The session for parents and carers was also very helpful and some great discussion was had as to the best working environment for children at home and especially around the hot topic of electronic devices. Many thanks for everything.

Mr Nick Williams - Raising Standards Leader Year 10 - Kingsway School - Stockport
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It was a brilliant day and I think both students and staff got a lot from the sessions with James!

It was a brilliant day and I think both students and staff got a lot from the sessions with James! Tanya has shared this: "We’ve had really good feedback from students and staff. They found it really engaging and helpful. Our Engineering students attended more than one session and enjoyed both." I thought that the sessions were engaging, interactive and well planned. James created a welcoming environment where students felt able to contribute, ask questions and get fully involved in the activities. I think the parents who attended the evening session also found it very beneficial and weren't afraid to get involved and try out the revision techniques! Many stayed after the session to talk more with James and our team which I think demonstrates how comfortable they were and how useful they found the workshop. Thank you again!

Jess Hill - Higher Education Liaison Officer (Swindon) - StudyHigher NCOP
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Their professional, friendly manner, flexibility and organisation have been superb

We have worked with MADE Training over the last year or so on a number of events for Years 9 – 13. Their professional, friendly manner, flexibility and organisation have been superb. All of the workshops have been delivered by engaging, professional and experienced trainers, who immediately capture the pupils’ and students’ attention. The workshops are focused, interesting, relevant and always pitched at just the right level. They have all had a positive impact on everyone who has attended, providing our pupils and students with vital skills and strategies to enhance their studies and raise their aspirations. The parents’ workshops have also been very well received, with parental feedback giving a strong impression that they leave the workshops with enhanced knowledge about revision strategies, tools to help their children, and with a feeling of empowerment. Thank you!

Kerry Wilby - Headteacher's PA - Sweyne Park School - Essex
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