Hear from schools and teachers

Inspiring the Future volunteers can support a host of activities in Primary schools.

Different schools use Primary Futures in different ways. You can hear about some of these in the stories below. Use them as inspiration to help you plan your own school sessions as well as for some helpful tips on how to get the most of your Primary Futures account.

If your school has ran an inspiring activity that you would like to share with others you can share it here.

Inspiring Sports Enthusiasts at Oxford Gardens Primary School

17th July 2018

17th July 2018

In this short blog, Lelia Kent, Deputy Head Teacher, at Oxford Gardens Primary School shares her experience and reasons for organising a Primary Futures event at her school. The event consisted of a What’s my line? assembly followed by careers speed networking. “We wanted to expose children, particularly some of those from more deprived backgrounds, to careers that they […]

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Beckfoot Heaton Primary School & Nursery

25th June 2018

25th June 2018

Zoe Mawson, Head Teacher, at Beckfoot Heaton Primary School and Nursery has organised many Primary Futures events for her school using Inspiring the Future, including a university visit for the children focusing on science as part of our Women in Science campaign. In this short blog post, she shares a little bit about the events […]

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Madolyn Bartlett, Teacher at Parklands Primary School

18th January 2018

18th January 2018

Why did you sign up? I’m a year 2 teacher and in my role as history subject leader I made it a target to get more volunteers into school. I had heard a lot about Inspiring the Future and thought ‘I wish there was something like this for primary’ and then discovered there was! So […]

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