Creating a meaningful encounter with an employer as part of curriculum learning involves more than a bolt-on classroom activity or a few inspiring words from a guest speaker. It requires clear learning aims, careful planning, classroom resources, robust assessment … and a qualified teacher.
A tried-and-tested, flexible, six-step process can build the capacity of schools to bring curriculum learning to life in partnership with local employers. Optional training and consultancy support can help to make Careers Guidance a whole school endeavour. Full CPD resources are available free at: www.openlearning.com/courses/forum-talent-potential