The launch of GEMS at Southend Campus!

Thanks for sharing, Jade. Good to see such a creative, collaborative approach to maths, I think.

GEMS @ South Essex College

The GEMS project has been launched across all three campuses! It is a great space where students can develop their English and Maths skills through active learning and a change of learning environment. It is also an area where English and Maths can be actively embedded into students vocational areas, as well in the wide world beyond college. The GEMS project is a brilliant opportunity to exemplify that after all, English and Maths skills are not only required in the classroom!

Media and Performing Arts – Maths Session

The Atrium at Southend


Media and Performing Arts students were the first to use the new GEMS space in Southend last week. Students were put into teams and were given a task in order to showcase their maths skills through completing an assumed knowledge quiz. Each team had a panel of glass outside the Atrium café and window marker pens, in order to present their answers and show their working. This allowed…

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