Day: 13 October 2020
13 October, 2020
How to be a Climate Optimist with David Wallace-Wells and Lily Cole
How to be a Climate Optimist with David Wallace-Wells and Lily Cole Age: KS 4 – 5 / S5 – 6 Subject: PHSE Topic: Environment Scared about climate change? David and Lily discuss how to be a climate optimist.
13 August, 2020
JM launches first virtual work experience programme
JM launches first virtual work experience programme Last month, with the support of social mobility charity, Speakers for Schools, Johnson Matthey (JM) welcomed 115 students from across the UK to its first online work experience programme. Students learned a wide range of new skills and gained insight into how science and technology is used to make the world cleaner and healthier. Read the full article on Cambridge Network here
13 July, 2020
How Penguin is Helping Teachers in this Pandemic and Beyond
HOW PENGUIN IS HELPING TEACHERS IN THIS PANDEMIC AND BEYOND BY LUCY ANDERSON, SENIOR CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY EXECUTIVE, PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE UK Lucy Anderson Twitter: @lmanderson2 When the world went into lockdown, my heart went out to the teachers. Less than two years ago, I was in the classroom, teaching Year 5 students in a south London school. I could imagine teachers suddenly juggling virtual lessons, supporting pupils’ mental health online, while also meeting the demands of parents concerned about supporting their child’s learning. Read the full article on Shapes for Schools
Bank of England’s Andrew Bailey says he’s ‘very worried about jobs’
Bank of England’s Andrew Bailey says he’s ‘very worried about jobs’ by Harry Robertson Bank of England governor Andrew Bailey has said the UK economy is showing signs of recovery from the coronavirus crash but he remains worried about unemployment. “We are seeing the economy come back now somewhat because obviously the restrictions are beginning to be lifted,” he told schoolchildren today at an event organised by Speakers for Schools. Read the full article on City AM here Other related articles: Andrew Bailey said a ‘central bank digital currency’ could be on the agenda in the next few years Markets […]
Andrew Bailey, Governor of the Bank of England
ANDREW BAILEY Governor of the Bank of England Join us to hear from the Governor of the Bank of England, Andrew Bailey, as he talks to students across the UK about the work of the Bank and answers your questions. Date: 2PM MONDAY 13 JULY Age: AGE GROUP: KS3-5/ S1-6
Reemah Sakaan, Group Launch Director, Britbox
VTALK WITH Reemah Sakaan Group Launch Director, Britbox Date: 13:07:20 Age: KS3-5/ S1-6 Description: Hear from Reemah Sakaan, Group Launch Director, BritBox on what it takes to have a career in TV, the skills and qualities that you might need and more about their career journey.
13 May, 2020
Viewer Discretion Advised, Content Warning: This video mentions and discusses suicide, abuse and violence which some students may find distressing. SEREENA ABBASSI Worldwide Head of Culture & Inclusion, M&C Saatchi DATE: Wednesday 13th May, 2pm AGE GROUP: KS3 / S1 – 3 Sereena’s talk focused on her journey of overcoming barriers and obstacles to get to where she is today. This talkl also shares some helpful tips on how to get your name out there and build a career that you love.
Lady Nicola Mendelsohn
LADY NICOLA MENDELSOHN Vice President for EMEA, Facebook DATE: Wednesday 13th May, 10am AGE GROUP: KS 3, 4 & 5 / S1 – 6 Lady Nicola Mendelsohn joined SFS to discuss how she got to work at Facebook and her top tips for career success for young people.