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Virtual work experience on a national scale!

The Careers and Enterprise Company are currently working collaboratively with the Oak National Academy (National online learning platform   http://www.thenational.academy ) to provide a “My Week of Work” range of lesson-based activities. These will include information from sectors and workplaces, plus typical work type projects.   For full information click here: https://mailchi.mp/careersandenterprise/my-week-of-work-email-210520 The lessons will run from the Oak... Continue Reading →

Lancashire’s Labour Market Intelligence Toolkit is here

Lancashire Skills and Employment Hub have published the LMI Reports available via the Lancashire Skills Hub website. These presentations will support Careers Leaders in delivering Benchmark 2 with information for young people, parents and teaching staff. There are six presentations and they each cover a Travel to Work Area: Blackburn with Darwen, Hyndburn, Ribble Valley... Continue Reading →

VIRTUAL TALKS VIDEO LIBRARY

Speakers for School are delighted to share the recordings of their livestreamed VTalks by providing a network of today’s most inspiring figures across business, arts, politics and more donating their time to help inspire students to fuel their ambition. The VTalks programme consists of a timetable of curated content that will be live streamed to... Continue Reading →

Collaborate to innovate. Award winning partnership with schools.

The Partnership between the Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Technical Team and the Enterprise Adviser Network was recognised nationally at the Health Tech News Awards. Saeed Amar, Head of Technical Services at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals won the NHS Collaborative Award alongside Shaheen Gul, Enterprise Coordinator in Lancashire.  The process began when Enterprise Coordinators presented on the Lancashire Enterprise Advisers Network and Saeed realised... Continue Reading →

Fantastic online support for students from Amazing Apprenticeships

Considering the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 Coronavirus, Amazing Apprenticeships would like to reassure you of their commitment to support your school/college through this time.   Below you will find a range of online resources that will enable you to continue to access the latest apprenticeship support and guidance from home.  https://amazingapprenticeships.com/ Furthermore, the re-modelled ASK programme... Continue Reading →

British Army Teacher Platform. More than just a uniform.

The British Army has just launched its brand new Teacher Platform  This is a one-stop shop for teachers that will enable you to:   • Access FREE downloadable teaching resources  • Arrange FREE Army workshop visits to your school  • Book your students onto a FREE Army work experience  Include:   • Character Education • Employability Skills • STEM • Mental Health • Remembrance & VE Day ... Continue Reading →

Passionate about STEM? BAE Systems are.

BAE are passionate about promoting STEM whilst understanding the difficulties faced by many families at the moment, and the importance of home learning. Working with their engineers and partners, they have developed a range of learning resources to help you teach your children or pupils whilst they’re at home.   As well as brand new STEM home learning activities to complete, there is a... Continue Reading →

5 virtual school trips you must try

The traditional school trip with a coach and packed lunch (that we obviously ate within minutes of setting off) is but a distant memory to teachers now.   Don’t worry – there are no VR glasses needed here. In fact, there is hardly any technology required from the school or student.  So why not utilise the abundance... Continue Reading →

Could you be an Amazon future engineer?

Students, teachers and parents can now access a free virtual coding programme – thanks to Amazon Future Engineer and FireTech.  The virtual coding programme will provide learning resources for students while schools are closed, with minimal to zero impact on teachers, to support students and build their interest in computer science.  Students can sign up today to access 20 hours... Continue Reading →

STEM subject CPD linking curriculum to careers.

Find out here how to access 3 hours of study over 4 weeks FREE Discover how to adapt your curriculum to link to careers in science, design & technology, engineering, computing and mathematics.  Enhance your role as a STEM (science, technology, engineering or mathematics) subject teacher by linking curriculum learning to careers. Through weekly tasks,... Continue Reading →

Explore HE from Home

Experience a range of virtual experiences, sessions and information. UCAS have provided a comprehensive choice of virtual tours. Unsure where to start? Consider: Exploring 3 cities you’ve heard of  Exploring 3 cities you haven’t  Finding the most unusual course title. Does it sound interesting or weird?  Want to know more? Visit the university website. Want to explore... Continue Reading →

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