16 November 2023

T-Level students trial VR headsets

Last week our Digital T-Level students took part in a demo from the company ClassVR who were demonstrating their Virtual Reality headsets and their supporting educational software. ClassVR had been invited to Ada Lovelace school to help us understand how Virtual Reality and Augmented reality could…

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9 November 2023

T-Levels students begin the Leadership Programme

Last week Ada Lovelace Sixth Form welcomed Guy Richardson to begin the Leadership Programme. This session introduced students to the principles of effective leadership including the traits of a leader, ways to earn respect from your team, how to communicate effectively, how to collaborate with…

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11 October 2023

Ada Lovelace Day 2023

IBM joined us in school yesterday to help deliver a range of workshops and keynote presentations to our P-Tech students.

IBM delivered an Agile Thinking workshop to our Year 7s. They ensured it was a fun session by briefing them to make as many paper aeroplanes as they could to a certain spec.…

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11 October 2023

T-Level students get involved in Ada Lovelace Day

Our T-Level students enjoyed a day with a difference on Ada Lovelace day yesterday. 

The Digital T-Level students attended the IBM Think London event. This event brings together business and technology leaders to share ideas and inspiring keynotes. Our students were put through their paces when…

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9 October 2023

Update from our T-Level Laboratory Science students

Our T-level laboratory students have completed their first presentation on the commercial impact a number of factors such as legislation, ethical and environmental concerns have on the pharmaceutical industry. Working from a brief for a client they have outlined the issues and linked them…

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4 October 2023

National T Levels Celebration week

With it being National T Levels week this week, we’ve been so happy with our T Level Year 12 students and how they have been engaging fully in all aspects of the school and their own development.

In their Soft Skill workshops, students have been developing their organisational skills & this…

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12 June 2023

IBM delivers CV writing workshop to our Year 10 students

Last week, IBM came in to school to deliver an invaluable workshop to our Year 10 students. The workshop focussed on tips and skills on how to write a successful CV. They gained insight on how to make their CVs impactful and stand out, and then they had a go at writing their own personal…

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27 March 2023

Y10 students take part in IBM workshop

Last week, our Year 10 students took part in workshops delivered by our friends over at IBM. They learnt all about the importance of non verbal communication, such as: body movements, eye contact, appearance and posture. They then logged into SkillsBuild and began working on the Professional…

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14 December 2022

Trip to University of West London

On Friday 11th November, 20 Computer Science students in Years 10 and 11 attended an exciting workshop held at the University of West London.

Students were given the chance to participate in an engaging programming workshop led by the Computer Science faculty at the University. It was a…

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12 October 2022

Celebrating Ada Lovelace Day 11 October 2022

Yesterday the whole school marked Ada Lovelace Day, and what a celebration it was!

All students were fortunate to listen to an inspiring talk about Artificial Intelligence from Emma Dawson, a Senior Inventor and Engineer at IBM. She walked us through her career path to where she is now,…

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19 July 2022

Two Ada Lovelace students gain work placements at IBM

Two of our Year 10 students were fortunate enough to be invited to complete a week's work experience at tech giant IBM last week, thanks to our close working relationship with IBM and P-Tech. Here is their account of the week.

A week of work experience at an international tech giant. How was…

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4 May 2022

Year 10 Computer Science students learn about Cyber Security from KPMG

On Wednesday 4th May, KPMG conducted a cyber security workshop at Ada Lovelace school for computer science year 10 students. The cyber session included an introduction to cyber, various work streams in cyber security, laws and responsibilities (such as GDPR and Computer misuse act 1990) and a…

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