News and Events

S4S partners with Creative Industries Federation for national Creative Careers Programme

7 December 2018

Speakers for Schools is proud to be partnering with the Creative Industries Federation as part of the Creative Careers Programme, to help even more schools access hundreds of top creative industry figures and hundreds of work experience placements across the country. See the full announcement below.   We are delighted that government has, today, announced […]

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Advertising Producers Association CEO talks ‘aptitude and attitude’ over qualifications

27 November 2018

  Steve Davies, CEO of the Advertising Producers Association, shared his thoughts on what it means to have a career in the advertising industry. Speaking to over 100 students at the City of London Academy, Steve’s talk emphasised the range of roles in the advertising and media industry spanning from planners, creatives, IT, finance, legal – stressing that there’s […]

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25 more leaders to give talks for the Great British Plastics Challenge

19 October 2018

More Leading Figures Commit To Speaking In Schools As Part Of The Great British Plastics Challenge   As a part of Green Great Britain Week, which is promoting clean growth and building the UK’s clean future together, the education charity Speakers for Schools is working with leaders and expert figures to engage young people on […]

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Summer Term Highlights

14 August 2018

In the summer term, we hosted over 530 school talks across the country from the VP of Spotify, Marco Bertozzi to broadcaster and presenter Jasmine Dotiwala! Here are some of the highlights:   Jasmine Dotiwala Producer, director, broadcaster, columnist. Jasmine Dotiwala has unrivaled experience in the media world. For her talk, Jasmine visited West Thames College. Here’s what […]

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