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6th March 2015

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan takes part in Primary Futures

6th March 2015

Secretary of State for Education, The Rt Hon Nicky Morgan MP joined 40 other volunteers at Priestmead Primary School in London  for the latest high profile Primary Futures event. Primary Futures is a nationwide initiative aiming to raise children’s aspirations and help them understand the link between their learning at school, future opportunities and finding a […]

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26th January 2015

Inspiring the Future Annual Review 2013-14 published

26th January 2015

We are delighted to share the findings of the Inspiring the Future Annual Review 2013-14. This year’s edition covers the launch of the Inspiring Women campaign, Primary Futures, Inspiring Apprenticeships and the Inspiring Governors alliance. Notable numbers include; Over its first two years 451,409 young people have taken part in events with Inspiring the Future […]

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9th December 2014

Primary Futures gets Oxfordshire pupils playing ‘What’s my line?’ with UK’s 1st female RAF Air-Vice-Marshal

9th December 2014

On 5 December Gateway Primary School in Oxfordshire, took part in a new initiative aimed at widening the horizons of primary school children. Gateway invited Primary Futures volunteers to visit and talk about their job. The event had classroom insight talks with diverse volunteers taking part including; the UK’s first female RAF Air-Vice-Marshal, an Aston […]

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15th October 2014

Primary Futures launches nationally

15th October 2014

A big thank you to everyone who has supported the national launch of Primary Futures (@PrimaryFutures), in partnership with the National Association of Headteachers, this week. This launch coincides with our Education and Employers Taskforce (@Edu_Employers) charity’s 5th birthday and also, more importantly, messages from teachers to our Inspiring the Future volunteers asking them to […]

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13th October 2014

Primary Futures Week 13 – 17 October 2014

13th October 2014

Our children, their futures Is your primary school going to join this exciting event with the growing number of schools who have already signed up? The purpose of our high profile week is to celebrate and raise the profile of our fantastic primary schools whilst helping children understand the link between their learning, the world […]

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3rd October 2014

Primary Futures & NAHT teacher’s survey ‘live’

3rd October 2014

What do primary teachers think about connecting classroom learning with later life? Tell us! @PrimaryFutures are doing a national survey in partnership with @NAHT We welcome responses from teachers, please take 2 minutes to complete it.

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4th September 2014

Primary Futures week set 13-17th October

4th September 2014

Primary Futures week from 13 – 17 October 2014 will celebrate and raise the profile of primary schools whilst focussing on helping children understand the link between their learning, the world of work and future opportunities. During the week of 13 to 17 October, we are encouraging schools across the country to open their doors […]

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27th May 2014

Parental advice to kids ‘out of date’ but 70% rely on it

27th May 2014

Parental careers advice to kids ‘out of date’ but 70% still trust their parent’s job advice says new Association of Colleges research. Help solve the problem by joining our Inspiring the Future campaign and ‘pledge one hour once a year’ to talk about your job with young people in a state school near home or […]

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2nd May 2014

Primary Futures launches to broaden horizons

2nd May 2014

Primary Futures launches today to widen the horizons and aspirations of primary school children by helping them make the connections between their lessons and their futures. Primary Futures has been developed by school leaders’ union NAHT in partnership with the Education and Employers charity. It is completely free to all state primary schools and is […]

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