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An series from Children's University, the charity that encourages, tracks and celebrates young people’s participation in learning beyond the classroom.

An series from Children's University, the charity that encourages, tracks and celebrates young people’s participation in learning beyond the classroom.
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United Kingdom

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An series from Children's University, the charity that encourages, tracks and celebrates young people’s participation in learning beyond the classroom.

Twitter:

@cutrust

Language:

English

Contact:

07989444184


Episodes

5: Tom Ravenscroft – Founder and CEO, Skills Builder Partnership

10/30/2019
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This episode was recorded live at the Children’s University Conference in October 2019. It features Tom Ravenscroft, Founder and CEO of the Skills Builder Partnership introducing his work, followed by a Q&A chaired by Children’s University’s CEO, Helen O’Donnell. Earlier in 2019, Children’s University signed up to the Skills Builder Partnership as a formal way of bringing structured skills development into their delivery model. All activities validated through “Children’s University Online”...

Duration:00:45:09

4: Chris Millward - Director for Fair Access and Participation, Office for Students

10/30/2019
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This episode was recorded live at the Children’s University Conference in October 2019. It features Chris Millward, the Office for Students’ first ever Director for Fair Access and Participation introducing his work, followed by a Q&A chaired by Children’s University’s CEO, Helen O’Donnell. The Office for Students is the independent regulator of higher education in England. They aim to ensure that every student, whatever their background, has a fulfilling experience of higher education that...

Duration:00:42:54

3: Sam Butters - CEO, Fair Education Alliance

10/30/2019
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This episode was recorded live at the Children’s University Conference in October 2019. It features Sam Butters, CEO of the Fair Education Alliance introducing their work, followed by a Q&A chaired by Children’s University’s CEO, Helen O’Donnell. Back in April 2017, Children’s University became members of the Fair Education Alliance. They joined over 100 organisations working together in a coalition to end educational inequality. Sam’s talk gives a brilliant overview of the FEA and how...

Duration:00:35:59

2: Saeed Atcha MBE - Charity CEO, Deputy Lieutenant & Social Mobility Commissioner

10/30/2019
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This episode was recorded live at the Children’s University Conference in October 2019. It features Saeed Atcha MBE giving his keynote address, followed by a Q&A chaired by Children’s University’s CEO, Helen O’Donnell. Saeed is a man who wears many hats – he is Chief Executive of Youth Leads, where he has helped more than 3,000 young Mancunians access volunteering opportunities and skills development programmes. He led his organisation to receive Her Majesty the Queen’s Award for Voluntary...

Duration:00:43:42

1: Helen O’Donnell - CEO, Children’s University

10/29/2019
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This is the very first episode of the Children's University's brand new podcast. It features Helen O’Donnell, Children’s University’s CEO and Director of Partnerships, giving her opening address. You’ll hear Helen present her vision of where Children’s University fits within the current changing education landscape. The Children's University charity encourages, tracks and celebrates young people’s participation in learning beyond the classroom. If you’re new to Children’s University, do...

Duration:00:23:16