Day: 28 October 2021

  • Black Joy with Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff and Timi Sotire

    Black Joy with Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff and Timi Sotire Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff and Timi Sotire Age: Key Stages 4 – 5; S 4 – 6 Subject: PSHE Topic: Black Joy Join co-editors of, Black Joy, Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff and Timi Sotire, as they discuss what Black joy means to them, the Black renaissance and how everyone can celebrate Black joy. […]

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  • Amplifying the voices of young people through our research

    Making Up for Lost Time: Introducing the Latest Research Report by Speakers for Schools   Download the Report (PDF) Download the Report (PDF) The start of a new academic year has traditionally signalled an exciting time of transition as many young people head to new destinations to continue their academic studies or enter the world of work […]

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  • Barack Obama and Marcus Rashford on their Love of Reading and Realising Your Full Potential

    Barack Obama and Marcus Rashford on their Love of Reading and Realising Your Full Potential In May 2021, former President and author of A Promised Land, Barack Obama, and football icon Marcus Rashford sat down with June Sarpong to discuss how young people can realise their full potential, including how to have a positive impact and […]

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  • A helping hand with placements

    Source – the Express & Star 21st January 2021 The Ladder for the Black Country is working with other organisations to support young people with special educational needs and disabilities as well as those educated in pupil referral units. The hope is to encourage employers to adopt an inclusive approach to taking on work experience […]

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