Confidence by Kara Price

Kara Price wrote this heartfelt piece at the end of her Developing Confidence course. Read more

110 Stories: Louise King

Fircroft's Heritage project continues, focussing on Louise King a Pre-Access student who came here not entirely by choice... Read more

110 Stories: Paul Long

If you've got a spare couple of minutes, Paul Long shares his advice and experiences of his time with Fircroft Read more

110 Stories with Alan Burnett

Alan Burnett shares his brilliantly funny account of his time with Fircroft College. Our 110 Stories series is not only focusing on our heritage, but how the collective experience of our alumni can influence any existing students. Read more

The story of Fircroft: Part 3

From 1948 to 1954, there was a period of positive change in the college. The Friends of Fircroft was established and our social justice mission expanded... Read more

10 Steps for Increasing Inclusion in the Workplace

How can we as leaders and policy makers ensure our organisations are inclusive for everyone? Read more

Meet the Tutors with Josephine Purchase

Jo shares her insight on how to remain calm and composed during your time with Fircroft College. Read more

The story of Fircroft: Part 2

Part 2 of our trip down memory lane focuses on our history from 1914 to 1939; a difficult time in history, with the college being no exception. Read more

The Story of Fircroft: Part 1

We're taking a trip down memory lane and looking at our fascinating heritage as part of our 110 Stories... Read more

Smashing the system: Angela's story

Some people say good things, others do good things. Angela is one of those those people. She's smashing the system piece by piece with the aim of making Birmingham's streets a safe place for our homeless. Here's her story. Read more

Why education and volunteering matter

Mandy Gutsell, Fircroft Tutor (among many things!) shares her wisdom on personal social development and volunteering. Read more

10 benefits of volunteering

What are the benefits of volunteering, and how can Fircroft College support you? Read more