In The Know: Online opportunities to boost your child’s learning

In The Know: Online opportunities to boost your child’s learning

We hope you’ve enjoyed the half-term break and that you’re child is looking forward to starting the second half of the term. The online world is filled with opportunities that young people can access to enhance their learning from home experience, explore new study fields, and learn about different careers. In this week’s newsletter, we’ve listed free online opportunities that could inspire your child and enhance their learning experience. Read on to find out more! 

There’s still time to book your space at Careers Day 2021!
Looking to get a head start on your child’s future? Then book your space at our free Online Careers Day that’s taking place on Saturday 27 February 2021. Parents and young people aged 13-18 are welcome to join this online event. We will be joined by speakers and professionals from companies such as Bain & Company, Atkins Global, Goldman Sachs, and PWC. This year’s Careers Day includes interactive masterclasses and panel sessions that will help support your child in their career journey. You can book your place and choose your sessions here.

Explore the world of Electronics!
If your child is interested in electronics, why not get them to join this free online workshop. Tinderbox will be sending out free Tinderbox Makerboxes where young people between the ages of 10-16 can explore electronics and make something fun! During the workshop, you can interact with the speakers and other young people, share ideas and learn from each other. The workshop takes place on Friday 26 February 2021, and you can get your tickets here.

Enhance your lessons with Ted-Ed@home
TED Talks have created learning resources called TED-Ed@home. These resources can be used to help you with homeschooling your child or for your child to use on their own. The resources cover year groups ranging from Reception to University and can help make learning at home fun and enjoyable. It covers a range of topics such as Business Economics, Science, Art, and Technology and all resources are free and video-based. To access these resources click here.

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