Findings from a recent report clearly show that children start to rule out career options from an early age and their choices are often influenced by what they see in the media. This highlights the pressing need for closer ties between employers and schools, to ensure that all children have access to role models in a wide range of sectors to help them develop an awareness of career options at an early age. This is vital to ensure that all children – regardless of gender and backgrounds – can fulfil their full potential.
Read more here: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/news-articles/0118/190117_career_aspirations_children
Nicola Brooks hosted the second meeting of the Wiltshire Women Leading in Education network took place on Thursday 16th November at The Springfields Academy.
Click here to read about the event: http://www.springfields.wilts.sch.uk/wiltshire-wants-leadership-equality/