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Nacer Chadli pays a visit to the Orchard School

AS part of The Albion Foundation’s work with special educational needs schools, Baggies midfielder Nacer Chadli was on hand to meet pupils at The Orchard School in Oldbury on Wednesday afternoon. Linking up with the Foundation almost eight years ago, the school provides a safe platform and an encouraging environment for children of all ages and disabilities to learn and …

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Dudley College students tackle bespoke enterprise challenge

AS part of Premier League Enterprise, students from Dudley College have been working on a bespoke business and enterprise challenge. 18 Business and Enterprise students have spent the last three months working on the following challenge as part of their work experience: ‘Investigate, develop and implement a marketing strategy that will effectively increase the attendance at WBA FC Women’s home …

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Albion Works course comes to an end

THE Albion Foundation has been running an employability course for young people aged between 16-24 who have a variety of additional needs. The course aims to help young people find a pathway into a career or onto the suitable next step for their progression. Albion Works has set a range of different tasks for the young people to complete as …

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Employability gets grilled!

THE Albion Foundation is working with local young people with additional needs ranging from mild learning difficulties to autism as part of a 16 week programme geared towards helping participants gain employment. The Albion Works programme in their final week had the opportunity to gain valuable interview experience held in the boxes at West Bromwich Albion’s ground, The Hawthorns. During …

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Press Pass – WBA 2 – 0 Sunderland

#PressPass is a partnership between The Albion Foundation and Albion’s Media Team – providing a once in a lifetime opportunity for young writers to report on a Premier League match alongside the professionals! Sunderland remain at the bottom of the Premier League table after a 2-0 loss against West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns on Saturday. The first goal scored …

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Coaches Corner – The benefits of futsal

With the cold weather and dark nights setting in, many junior teams are heading inside for their winter training. The Albion Foundation (TAF) recognises the challenges coaches face working indoors and the frustrations it can bring. However, rather than begrudge the hard surface, confined space and echoing background noise, TAF challenge grassroots coaches to utilise the game of futsal to …

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VIDEO: Morrison and Robson-Kanu in the dugout

WORKING with The Albion Foundation’s post-16 development programme, James Morrison and Hal Robson-Kanu attended a session at Portway Lifestyle Centre on Tuesday afternoon in Oldbury to pass on advice and take to the touchline. Allan Nyom and Jonathan Leko were also out and about with the Foundation, dropping into Albion’s Junior Assembly meeting at The Hawthorns. Brendan Galloway and Kane …

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Albion Foundation’s competition – Just Play Arena

On December 8th 2016 The Albion Foundation held their third competition in partnership with the Just Play Arena in Birmingham. We are aiming to run 16 competitions throughout the year, around different areas so we can provide competitions for all schools in the Black Country. We invited all schools to attend with a focus on Year 1 and 2. The reasoning …

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A rewarding start for St Michael’s

Four pupils from St Michael’s High School recently took a trip to Ironbridge for the day. After a successful first term working with The Albion Foundation, the Year 11 pupils spent the day learning about the history behind Ironbridge and what life was like in the Victorian era in an effort to reinforce their learning of Dickens’ Christmas Carol. The …

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Primary Time Out’s tasty trip

The Primary Time Out Project recently attended a reward trip to Cadbury World. Pupils on the Primary Time Out Project had been learning about all aspects of a delicious subject – chocolate! During this scheme of work the boys were taught how chocolate is made and the long journey it takes from cocoa bean to the bar we eat. The …

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