Primary Futures blog

More female role models needed as over half of older teens ready to rule out a career in science

In the wake of new research revealing that over half of older teens are ready to rule out a career in science, we are delighted to announce the latest Inspiring Women campaign, in partnership with L’Oréal: Inspiring Women in Science. … Continue reading

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Primary Futures and Why I Joined- volunteer Charlie Oginni

Hello! My name is Charlie Oginni and I am a Production Runner at Sky News and Sky Entertainment and a Freelance Presenter. However, I wasn’t always a Production Runner at Sky and a Presenter because I was also a young … Continue reading

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Primary Futures – ‘Save the date’ to inspire Blackpool children

Since the launch of our Primary Futures campaign in Blackpool last summer we have been absolutely overwhelmed by the fantastic response from local volunteers from many diverse backgrounds, and their willingness to dedicate their time to the community and children in … Continue reading

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Lots of Primary Futures development to look forward in 2017!

With the arrival of a new year it’s interesting to look back and reflect on Primary Futures progress and developments in 2016. We now have over 33,000 volunteers available to primary schools across England, Wales and NI and over 10,000 teachers … Continue reading

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Primary Futures officially launching in Uganda

The Primary Futures campaign is delighted to be able to announce the official launch of the platform in Uganda. In partnership with the Good Shepherd school, based in Katwadde in the Masake District, the launch event is due to take … Continue reading

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International Education Week 2016: Make Time for Languages

  14th-18th November marks the British Council’s International Education Week and the theme for 2016 is #MakeTime4Languages. Across the country, language teachers face challenges in engaging young people in language learning and in studying for foreign language qualifications. Primary schools … Continue reading

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Primary Futures commended by Prime Minister

It’s always good to have the ongoing success and growing impact of our NAHT/Education and Employers charity ‘Primary Futures project’ recognised and endorsed by senior figures from all walks of life. This support is important as we seek to build … Continue reading

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Primary Futures event with UBS

Last week saw Inspiring the Future hold another fantastic event as part of our Primary Futures campaign. This time we partnered with UBS on Tuesday 27th September to hold an event for 10-11 year olds in London. 180 Year 6 pupils … Continue reading

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Blackpool Gazette article on Primary Futures at Moor Park Primary School

As ever it’s great news to have the support of the local media as Primary Futures continues to expand. The Blackpool Gazette have been fantastic supporters of Primary Futures ……….. it’s a pleasure to work with them! http://www.blackpoolgazette.co.uk/news/be-anything-you-want-to-be-schoolchildren-told-1-8151534

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Primary Futures inspires pupils at Moor Park Primary School in Blackpool

Primary Futures teamed up with Robert Halfon, Minister of State for Apprenticeships and Skills, to host an event at Moor Park Primary School in North Blackpool on Tuesday 27th September 2016. Following on from the launch of Primary Futures in … Continue reading

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