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The Budget and its impact on education

Posted on Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

In last week’s Spring Budget, the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, announced several important developments for education in the UK. Below we have summarised a few of the most relevant announcements and suggested what opportunities they might bring for businesses involved in, or wishing to get more involved in education. Key Announcements: £320m of funding for 110 new […]

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Financial education: business-led success stories

Posted on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Financial education in schools can dramatically improve students’ confidence and capability around personal finance, but there is a vast difference in the amount and quality of financial education schools are currently providing. Seventy percent of students leave formal education having never had a properly structured lesson on how to look after their money. This is […]

Eight ways your business can make an immediate contribution to financial education

Posted on Thursday, February 16th, 2017

The World Economic Forum includes financial literacy (alongside literacy, numeracy and ICT) as one of six core ‘foundational literacies’ essential for students to thrive in the 21st-century economy. Supporting the next generation to manage money is not only vital in securing their future, but also the future of UK business and the wider economy. Despite […]

How your business can best support young people’s financial education…and why it matters

Posted on Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Financial education has never been more important for today’s young people. Their quality of life will depend on the ability to manage money well. Whatever their future goals — university, career, self-employment, travel, or buying their own home — personal finance skills will be vital in ensuring their success. Despite widespread recognition of the importance […]

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Schools want sustained, long-term involvement from businesses

Posted on Thursday, September 8th, 2016

With a little over two weeks to go until The Future of Business Engagement with Education event, we’ve been talking to teachers about what ‘brilliant’ looks like from the perspective of business involvement in education. Our latest conversations with educators have reminded us of a recurring theme: teachers and schools want “sustained involvement from big organisations”, and […]

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Event – The Future of Business Engagement with Education

Posted on Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Education is critical to today’s consumers and colleagues, and is building tomorrow’s society and economy. Business involvement with young people, schools and learning, whether for social, brand or corporate purposes, is changing rapidly. And the benefits to be gained from doing it well are immense. That’s why we are hosting a special event in September […]

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From STEM and careers education to ‘British values’: what business needs to know about the government’s education white paper

Posted on Friday, June 3rd, 2016

The growing consensus that business should get more involved in education was highlighted by the government’s recent white paper ‘Educational Excellence Everywhere’. This publication highlights areas of particular need, and our team of education experts have shared the key insights for organisations looking to build their involvement with schools and young people. Here’s what you […]

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How everyone can learn something from Snoopy

Posted on Thursday, April 21st, 2016

We work with 20th Century Fox to help them engage primary school pupils with their new film releases. Our recent programme for ‘Snoopy and Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie’ was a big success, (100,000 children and their families engaged, 82% of participating children saying they couldn’t wait to see the film). So we thought we’d […]

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Shortlisted for the National CSR Awards

Posted on Thursday, April 7th, 2016

We are excited to have been shortlisted in the ‘Best Education’ category at the National CSR Awards for our work with Sky Academy Skills Studios which has given 55,000 young people access to a unique skills experience. The prestigious National CSR Awards celebrate business excellence and innovation in Corporate Social Responsibility, and entries for the […]

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Follow these tips to create a successful education programme

Posted on Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Brands, businesses and charities are increasingly turning to education programmes to help them achieve a diverse range of business objectives. Investing in learning programmes has been proven to support positive brand perception and favourability, parental engagement, the development of a pipeline of properly-skilled future employees, generation of media coverage, and delivery against CSR objectives. If […]

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