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18 September 2020

Creating virtual interactive encounters for young people with the world of work

18 September 2020

We know that for young people meeting a diverse range of volunteers from the world of work makes a real difference to their life chances. The research we have carried out over the past 10 years has proven that these activities help inspire and motivate young people, which in turn leads to improved attainment. Our evidence […]

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2 September 2020

Upcoming teacher CPD Webinars

2 September 2020

Primary teachers – sign up for one of our upcoming CPD webinars! These interactive virtual sessions will provide an opportunity to learn about best practice in primary age career related learning from our regional Cornwall project and provide training in how to run virtual sessions with employers and how to use Primary Futures to raise […]

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19 August 2020

Upcoming info webinars

19 August 2020

During the autumn term we will be running several short info webinars to let schools know more about working with Primary Futures. These short 15- 20 minute information webinars are free to join and aimed at primary schools. Learn about who we are, our objectives, what we offer and how you can work with us this academic year […]

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19 August 2020

Upcoming info webinars

19 August 2020

During the autumn term we are running several short info webinars to let schools know more about working with Inspiring the Future. These short 15- 20 minute information webinars are free to join and aimed at secondary schools and colleges. Learn about who we are, our objectives, what we offer and how you can work with us […]

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16 July 2020

Our year at Primary Futures

16 July 2020

Full of achievements, celebrations and challenges, this academic year has been like no other. We’d like to share highlights from Primary Futures schools this year and thank our supporters and stakeholders for continuing to help inspire younger generations.  Impact Since September 2019, over 1,000 schools have worked with us to reach over 250,000 children and young people. This includes helping […]

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16 July 2020

Our year at Inspiring the Future

16 July 2020

This academic year has been full of achievements, celebrations and challenges. We’d like to share highlights of the year from Inspiring the Future schools and thank our supporters and stakeholders for continuing to help inspire younger generations.  Impact  Since September 2019, over 1,000 schools have worked with us to reach over 250,000 children and young […]

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15 July 2020

World Youth Skills Day 15th July

15 July 2020

Be What You See: Supporting youth to enter the world of work To coincide with World Youth Skills Day, the article below has been published by the OECD on their forum network. The annual World Youth Skills Day aims to celebrate the importance of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) and equipping young people […]

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29 June 2020

Starting early – article published in the latest edition of the Career Development Institute Magazine

29 June 2020

This article appeared in the June 2020 edition of CareerMatters, the magazine for the career development sector published by the Career Development Institute. The importance of career-related learning in primary schools In responding to the Covid pandemic much of the focus of the careers profession is rightly on the needs of secondary / tertiary students […]

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17 June 2020

Upcoming CPD webinars for primary schools

17 June 2020

Over the coming weeks we are hosting a series of CPD webinars for teachers looking at integrating career-related learning, how to use Primary Futures virtually and in-school, and the impact of our primary programme.   Primary Futures Teacher CPD – Friday 19th June, 10am Using internationally recognised research we’ve conducted around career-related learning in primary schools, […]

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17 June 2020

London Careers Festival 2020

17 June 2020

The virtual London Careers Festival will be hosted by the City of London Corporation from 29 June – 3 July 2020. The event is designed to connect students with the world of work, to introduce them to the diverse array of opportunities offered across Greater London and beyond, and to fuel their imaginations and help […]

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