The training materials, and a presenters guide, are available for ITE providers, and for schools to use. They can be downloaded from the NELEP North East Ambition website.
NUSTEM are also running the training sessions for primary teachers to help them to embed careers-related learning in their teaching.
Session 1: 4.30 – 6.00, 20th January 2021
Session 2: 4.30 – 6.00, 10th March 2021
Session 3: 4.30 – 6.00, 21st April 2021
Please sign up to the first session using eventbrite. Links to the second and third session will be shared after the first session.
Outline of the course
The CITE training consists of three training sessions and associated ‘gap’ tasks. Each session lasts about 1.5 hours. The time needed to complete the gap tasks varies depending on the task. After each gap task, teachers complete a self-reflective evaluation exercise.
Session 1: Careers Education and Unconscious Bias
Session 2: Career aspirations in primary school
Gap Task 2: Planning and teaching using the Primary Careers Tool (using the NUSTEM Primary Careers Tool)
Session 3: Employability characteristics and role models
Gap Task 3: Planning and teaching using STEM Person of the Week (using a set of STEM Person of the Week cards)