“If I’ve helped one student think differently about their future, that's fantastic”
Recent ITMB graduate Carrie-Anne Cremin fills us in on her experiences as a TechFuture Ambassador, and sums up her motivation to take part in the scheme.
TCS and Tech Partnership highlight the tech gender gap in Parliament
Yogesh Chauhan of TCS and the Tech Partnership’s Julie Feest, addressed the Industry and Parliament Trust’s breakfast meeting on Bridging the Gap for Women in Technology yesterday.
Leeds City Region offers targeted teacher CPD to develop skills for the fast growing tech sector
The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is working with the Tech Partnership to offer a series of CPD events for secondary teachers in the region, throughout February and March.
Bringing the tech sector to life for 14-19 year olds
TechFuture Careers is a tech careers website that helps young people make the transition from schools to college, university or employment.
Through a range of multimedia tools from quizzes to interactive flowcharts, students and careers starters aged 14 and above are learning about the limitless career opportunities in tech and discovering their potential as designers, developers and technical engineers, and more.
Through TechFuture you can:
- Engage young people with industry by showcasing employer brands whose operations are dependent on tech
- Give young people a flavour of what it is like to work in a tech role within your company
- Enable young people to see their potential and find the roles which suit their aspirations
TechFutureCareers also provides free IT Industry Career packs as additional resources to assist teachers in inspiring and encouraging students to look at careers in the IT industry. These real world examples bring tech to life for young people, helping to inform their choices for education and careers.