Upcoming Broadcasts

Upcoming Broadcasts

Speakers for Schools is excited to present its weekly broadcast schedule! This schedule will be updated regularly and talks will be targeted to different age groups and is accessible via the links below. The Inspiration Team will host these events a few times a term for students to attend at home.

To view anonymously, click the on Broadcast link in the schedule below and select: (Watch on the web instead > Join anonymously). Watch how to join the Broadcast

Tips on participating in the Broadcast

To access the talks, links should be opened in a browser that is not Internet Explorer and students should join the live event anonymously, there is no need to create a login. 

Students wishing to see subtitles for the broadcast can turn on via the panel on the right hand side of the screen. 

Further guidance on how to access talks can be found here.

Questions for speakers can be submitted via Q+A Function during the talk which will be made live for students to submit questions. The questions submitted will be moderated by a member of the SFS team and approved if relevant.

Should schools and educators wish to ask students to complete our Student Activity Sheet that can be viewed and downloaded here.

Any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact us on: inspiration@speakersforschools.org

Picture Editor Panel Event with IntoFilm: Christopher Chow, Film and TV Editor, Bridgette Williams, TV comedy editor, Harfun Li, Television Editor, Ruth Antoine, 1st Assistant Editor, Juanita Apanari, Edit Assistant


Date: Tuesday 5th October

Time: 10:00 – 11:00

Age Group: KS3-5 / S1-6


We are excited to bring you another panel event with IntoFilm! This time we will be speaking to our panel of Picture Editors led by Christopher Chow whose latest work includes the best selling interactive film, The Complex, BBC’s Casualty and Sky’s Little Darlings. This is a great opportunity to learn about Film Editing and have your questions answered by our panel!

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Celebrating Black Excellence: Dr. Funke Abimbola MBE, Solicitor, Business Leader and Diversity Campaigner

Date: Tuesday 6th October

Time: 10:00 – 10:45

Age Group: KS3-5 / S1-6

Join us for a broadcast with Dr Funke Abimbola MBE! Funke will be speaking about her career and achievements and how we can ensure that we are engaging with Black History Month.

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Access All Areas Broadcast: Jessica Taylor-Bearman, Author, Artist, Blogger

Date: Thursday 7th October

Time: 14:00 – 14:40

Age Group: KS3-5 / S1-6

Join us for an Access All Areas Campaign Broadcast! Access All Areas aims to raise awareness around the issue of inclusivity in the workplace for people with disabilities as well as inspiring more young people with disabilities to consider their career ambitions, aim high, and experience the world of work for themselves. We will be speaking to Author, Artist and Blogger, Jessica Taylor-Bearman about her experiences of suffering from a chronic illness and achieving her dream of becoming a best-selling author. Jessica is passionate about empowering young people to follow their dreams no matter the barriers they face.

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Access All Areas Broadcast: Robert Wainwright, CEO, WWA Consultants & Former Chair, POhWER

Date: Tuesday 12th October

Time: 10:00 – 10:40

Age Group: KS4-5 / S4-6

Join us for an Access All Areas broadcast with Robert Wainwright, CEO, WWA Consultants & Former Chair, POhWER. Rob will be speaking about what it means to be an advocate and how we can all ensure that we are empowering others.

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