FDM everywoman in Technology Awards 2018 - nominate before 2 October
Nominations for the 2018 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards are open. Do you know someone who deserves to be recognised? Nominate now - before 2nd October.
Digital apprentice steps up during cyber-attacks
The new digital apprenticeship frameworks give bright young people the opportunity to add value and benefit their employers from early on in their apprenticeships. Find out more about Jack's experience with the NHS.
Education and Tech sector – sounding the alarm on diminishing gender diversity
This year's GCSE and A-Level results provided some sobering data on the number of female students taking computing-related programmes. Tech Partnership's Director of Comms reflects on the figures and on the way forward.
Visits from tech and digital professionals
As a teacher/club coordinator, you can request the assistance of an experienced TechFuture Ambassador.
TechFuture Ambassadors are tech and digital professionals from across the sector who volunteer their time in schools to inspire young people about the exciting career opportunities in tech, and to help them learn valuable digital skills and knowledge.
Find a TechFuture Ambassadors through one of our three partner organisations below.
Schools and colleges can connect to business leaders from the Founders4Schools network by logging onto www.founders4schools.org.uk/teachers and getting instant access to local employers
Primary, secondary schools and colleges can connect to Inspiring the Future employers who will offer a careers session for you, and you can connect up electronically at www.inspiringthefuture.org/schools-and-colleges/
If you are a secondary school teacher and would like help from a STEM Ambassador to inspire your students, talk to your local STEM Ambassador contract holder or go to www.stemnet.org.uk/ambassadors/ (click on request a STEM ambassador)