Speakers For Schools – w/c 4 October


Speakers for Schools are excited to present our weekly Broadcast schedule! This schedule will be updated regularly and talks will be targeted to different age groups and is accessible via the links below. The Inspiration Team will host these events a few times a term for students to attend at home.

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Tues 5th October 10-11amPicture Editor Panel Event with IntoFilm:   Christopher Chow, Film and TV Editor, Bridgette Williams, TV comedy editor, Harfun Li, Television Editor, Ruth Antoine, 1st Assistant Editor, Juanita Apanari, Edit Assistant   For K3-5/ S1-6We are excited to bring you another panel event with IntoFilm! This time we will be speaking to our panel of Picture Editors led by Christopher Chow whose latest work includes the best selling interactive film, The Complex, BBC’s Casualty and Sky’s Little Darlings. This is a great opportunity to learn about Film Editing and have your questions answered by our panel!   Click here to register  
Wed 6th October 10-10:45amCelebrating Black Excellence: Dr. Funke Abimbola MBE, Solicitor, Business Leader and Diversity Campaigner   For K3-5/ S1-6Join us for a broadcast with Dr Funke Abimbola MBE! Funke will be speaking about her career and achievements and how we can ensure that we are engaging with Black History Month.   Click here to register
Thurs 7th October 2-2:40pmAccess All Areas Broadcast: Jessica Taylor-Bearman, Author, Artist, Blogger   For KS3-5/S1-6Join us for an Access All Areas Campaign Broadcast! Access All Areas aims to raise awareness around the issue of inclusivity in the workplace for people with disabilities as well as inspiring more young people with disabilities to consider their career ambitions, aim high, and experience the world of work for themselves. We will be speaking to Author, Artist and Blogger, Jessica Taylor-Bearman about her experiences of suffering from a chronic illness and achieving her dream of becoming a best-selling author. Jessica is passionate about empowering young people to follow their dreams no matter the barriers they face.   Click here to register  

Upcoming talks

Tues 12th October 10-10:40amAccess All Areas Broadcast: Robert Wainwright, CEO, WWA Consultants & Former Chair, POhWER   For KS4-5/S4-6Join us for an Access All Areas broadcast with Robert Wainwright, CEO, WWA Consultants & Former Chair, POhWER. Rob will be speaking about what it means to be an advocate and how we can all ensure that we are empowering others.   Click here to register  
Tues 12th October 2-2:45pmAlison Phillips, Editor-in-Chief, Daily Mirror   For KS4-5/S4-6Are you a budding journalist? Want to find out about what it takes to forge a career in journalism and what senior editors are looking for? Join us for a Broadcast with Alison Phillips, Editor-in-Chief, Daily Mirror. Alison will be sharing her valuable insights into a career in journalism and will be reflecting on her main achievements and the life lessons she has learnt along the way.   Click here to register  
Wed 13th Oct 10-10:40amAccess All Areas Broadcast: Paul Maynard, MP, Blackpool North and Cleveleys   For KS3-5/S1-6Join us for an Access All Areas broadcast with Paul Maynard, MP for Blackpool North and Cleveleys. Paul will be discussing his career in politics, how workplaces are becoming more supportive spaces for everyone and he will be sharing his advice on getting into the world of work.   Click here to register