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 the college had to say about her talk:

Jasmine was fantastic…several students were talking about the event afterwards which shows the impact her words had on the students

 

John Sweeney
Journalist, John Sweeney visited two schools, De Ferrers Academy and King Edward VI school both in Staffordshire.  John inspired students to think about others, telling them not to be afraid to speak out for people who are scared to do so themselves. Check out De Ferrers write up here

 

Pamela Dow
Pamela is the Chief Reform Officer, for Catch 22 – a social business, delivering services for the community. You can read more from Pamela’s visit on the Withernsea High School website


Marco Bertozzi
Europe VP of Spotify, Marco Bertozzi gave an interesting and inspirational talk to students at Global Academy. He encouraged students to think big and make themselves stand out. For example, Marco wrote to the companies that he wanted to work for!

 

Campaign talks

Don’t forget, we area also running two campaign talk series; The NHS70 initiative and The Great British Plastics Challenge.  You can access highlights from these here:

We’ll be returning with more talks from the series after the summer holiday.

 

If you are a secondary school, academy or college that has high-need students without access to great speakers in media or beyond, then please get in touch today.

You can register to be a part of our network here.