Category Archives: careers

Radio Edutalk 29-03-2016: Susan Wilson, Principal Officer for the U.S. Consulate General in Edinburgh, gives #aspirationaladvice

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Susan Wilson, Principal Officer for the U.S. Consulate General in Edinburgh, gives #aspirationaladvice. Thanks to Neil McLennan of the University of Aberdeen (and member of The Young Academy of Scotland) for co-hosting the show.

Radio Edutalk 08-03-2016: SPTC Annual Lecture, Lecture from Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chamber of Commerce on the role parents have to play in Developing the Young Workforce

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SPTC Annual Lecture from Liz Cameron, Chief Executive of the Scottish Chamber of Commerce, on the role parents have to play in Developing the Young Workforce.

Radio Edutalk 03-11-2015: Olga Kozlova, Donna Chisholm and Elizabeth Fairley on the RSE’s Entrepreneurial Education in Scotland report

Olga Kozlova and Elizabeth Fairley on the RSE’s Entrepreneurial Education in Scotland report
Olga Kozlova and Elizabeth Fairley on the RSE’s Entrepreneurial Education in Scotland report.

Radio Edutalk 29-09-2015: Joan MacKay, Mairi Thomson and Andrew Millar of Education Scotland on ‘Developing the Young Workforce’

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Joan MacKay, Mairi Thomson and Andrew Millar of Education Scotland on ‘Developing the Young Workforce‘.

Reflective questions:

  1. How can we support all young people to own and recognise that the skills they are developing ‎today are theirs to use in the workplace?
  2. How do we move forward with career education to help young people prepare for their future choices and changes through the opportunities offered in CfE?
  3. How do we offer high quality work placements for all learners in the senior phase?