This year’s Scottish Learning Festival continuous to offers a wide variety of DYW related seminars covering key issues such as curriculum pathways for all, senior phase options, work-based learning in primary school, CLD, school/employer partnerships, etc . Seminars will have direct inputs from practitioners, showcasing the practical implementation of DYW across all levels.
Outline of DYW related seminars:
Wednesday, 20 Sept:
|Keynote: “Everything around you that you call life was made up by people no smarter than you.”||Josh Littlejohn, Social Entrepreneur and co-founder of Social Bite||Lomond Auditorium,
|DYW – building careers education in a primary setting||Ruth McFarlane, Maisondieu Primary School, Angus||Boisdale 2
|Ayrshire works: senior phase partnership working in hospitality and engineering||Carol Jenkins, Ayrshire College||Boisdale 2,
|Strengthening a community through enhancing skills for learning, life and work||Mary Hume, St Mary’s Primary School, North Ayrshire||Boisdale 2, 14.00|
|DYW – A CLD approach to the Work Placement Standards||Elisha Fisher, Employment and Skills Partnership Team, Glasgow City Council||Alsh 1,
|Talking tomorrows: how do we develop the young workforce?||Peter Kelly, Holy Cross High School, South Lanarkshire||Boisdale 2, 15.15|
|The enterprising practitioner||Heather Hughes, Scotland’s Enterprising Schools||Boisdale 2,
Thursday 21 Sept.:
|Raising aspiration through WOW (World of Work)||Cheryl Kelly, Barmulloch Primary School, Glasgow||Boisdale 2
|An inclusive curriculum for all!||Gib McMillan, Craigroyston Community High School, Edinburgh||Boisdale 2,
Access the complete SLF 2017 programme here.