For those pupils who want to know more

ConnectEd is a dedicated after-school club for those pupils who want to know more and look deeper into a possible career or develop their cultural capital through connecting with experts in a variety of fields.

  • Participants will have the chance to pose questions to our experts and also to tackle some tasks and challenges related to what they hear.
  • All pupils receive a certificate and course booklet with a summary of content and a record of their group work.
  • Participants also have the opportunity for an end-of-course trip to work with others who have completed the same module.

Content Providers Include:

MODULES 2021-22

Content will be arranged in ten-week themed modules. Sessions include a talk, a live Q&A with our experts and activities for pupils. to try their hand. Engagement with experts from different careers will help schools to achieve the Gatsby benchmarks for careers education in schools and provide new plentiful opportunities for cross-curricular learning.

Exciting and Inspirational experts

The ConnectEd Club is designed to be accessible, low resource and easy to access. Schools would be asked to provide a supervising teacher, standard classroom materials and access to a computer with Zoom.

"Deepen, enrich and inspire"

"ExpertEd gives our pupils access to a range of exciting and inspirational experts in their field; this will deepen, enrich and inspire in turn our children to be the experts of the future."

Ben Arnell, Headteacher
/ St Andrews Primary School