November 2019 - Speakers for Schools

Month: November 2019

  • Spotlight on Creative Careers – A week with creative agency M&C Saatchi

    As a delivery partner for the Creative Careers programme, S4SNextGen is working with over thirty creative employers to demystify the creative industries through work placements and insight days. Here we share what leading creative agency M&C Saatchi did during their work experience week this October. Students are often not aware of the full breadth of […]

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  • Solving Common Misconceptions around Work Experience

    Hosting work experience students can benefit organisations in many ways – helping to diversify their workforces, feeding into their early talent pipelines and building links with communities, but there are often roadblocks along the way. We solve some of the questions we’re often asked to help you get the most from work experience and insight […]

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  • An Autumn update from S4SNextGen

    Autumn 2019 is one of the most exciting terms yet for S4SNextGen. Speakers for Schools and S4SNextGen welcomed our new chief executive, Jason Elsom, early in the new academic year. Jason joins with a wealth of experience, having held leadership roles in education and technology, and brings his innovative ideas and enthusiasm to the Speakers […]

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  • Margaret Atwood and Ash Sarkar on Activism

    Margaret Atwood and Ash Sarkar on Activism Fresh from her joint Booker win, in October 2019, Margaret Atwood and Ash Sarkar visited a college in Salford to discuss resistance, activism, and the literary legacy of The Handmaid’s Tale and The Testaments.   Resources Age: Key Stages 3 – 5 Subject: PSHE Topic: Resistance and activism The following activities give KS3-5 students the opportunity […]

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