Tag: Inspiring action

  • Volunteer Week: Power of Youth with Matthew Reed and Ian Adams

    06/06/2022 Matthew Reed and Ian Adams KS 3-5 / S 1-6 Where can volunteering take you? Join us to learn about the possibilities and opportunities that volunteering brings and how to make the most out of your volunteering experiences. We will also be sharing exciting news about how you can get involved with volunteering opportunities […]

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  • WWF Green Skills Broadcast – Every Career Can Be Green

    27/04/2022 WWF Panel KS 4-5 / S 4-6 Learn all about how sustainable skills can help your career pathway and the planet in this panel talk by the World Wildlife Fund.

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  • Hugo Tagholm – Chief Executive, Surfers Against Sewage – Green Skills Broadcast

    25/04/2022 Hugo Tagholm KS 3-5  /  S 1-6 Are you interested in learning about the work being done to end sewage pollution? Join us for a broadcast with Hugo Tagholm, Chief Executive, Surfers Against Sewage to find out about how they are working to create a thriving ocean and how your school can get involved!

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  • Mehreen Baig – TV Presenter, Podcast Host, Writer, Activist & Ex-Teacher

    26/01/2022 Mehreen Baig KS 3-5  /  S 1-6 Join Mehreen Baig, TV presenter, podcast host, writer, activist and ex-teacher, on navigating the working world as a woman. Mehreen talks about the challenges of being a woman in the media and education industries and gives her honest advice to the next generation. If you want to […]

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  • Dr Rebecca Hall – Author and Professor

    06/07/21 Dr Rebecca Hall KS5 ONLY Join our broadcast in partnership with Penguin. We’re excited to welcome Dr Hall, Professor and Author of the book, Wake: The Hidden History of Women-Led Slave Revolts. Dr Hall discusses some of the key topics from her book which will include the impact that slave revolts had on ending […]

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  • Will Young – Pop Star, Actor and Author (Session 2)

    Viewer Discretion Advised, Content Warning: We recommend  that viewers are 16+ as this broadcast highlights the impact of gay shame and homophobia on mental health which some students may find distressing. 05/07/21 Will Young KS5 ONLY Speakers for Schools are pleased to host a broadcast with Will Young, Pop Star, Actor and Author! Will is […]

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  • Will Young – Pop Star, Actor and Author (Session 1)

    Viewer Discretion Advised, Content Warning: We recommend  that viewers are 16+ as this broadcast highlights the impact of gay shame and homophobia on mental health which some students may find distressing. 05/07/21 Will Young KS5 ONLY Speakers for Schools are pleased to host a broadcast with Will Young, Pop Star, Actor and Author! Will is […]

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  • Elma Murray OBE – Chair, Young Scot & Interim Chair, Accounts Commission for Scotland

    14/06/21 Elma Murray KS 4 – 5/S 4 – 5 Would you like to develop your leadership skills? Hear from Elma Murray OBE speaking about the importance of young people having a voice. Elma is passionate about the vital role of public sector services to support local people and the most vulnerable in our communities. […]

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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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