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    £70m for careers in this parliament

    Two announcements this week provide the clearest signs yet that the government is serious about tackling the problem of disadvantaged and at risk young people ending up ‘not in education, employment or training’ (NEET). The first was the Prime Minister’s speech on improving young people’s life chances (11th January). Among...

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  2. Paul Chubb honoured for his careers work by the Queen

    Congratulations to Paul Chubb who has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List for his services to careers education and guidance. He is currently the driving force behind the scheme to nationally validate England’s CEIAG quality awards in his role as Director of the Quality in Careers...

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  3. Sam Gyimah sets new milestone for CEG

    On Wednesday, the Education and Childcare Minister talked to the Westminster Employment Forum about the government's vision for careers education. Since Michael Gove abolished the statutory requirement for careers education in schools in 2011, vision and funding have been noticeably lacking in government policy-making. This change of heart, in no small...

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    Framework for Careers, Employability and Enterprise Educatiomn

    This new framework (November 2015) updates and replaces the ACEG Framework so it is reassuringly familiar! Supplementary resources are available at http://www.thecdi.net/New-Careers-Framework-2015 

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    Central London Careers Hub

    Andy Gardner's Central London Careers Hub offers half-day occupational and labour market information seminars in central London for career development practitioners on a wide range of topics  

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    CEG in Ofsted school inspections from September 2015

    Read the Cegnet briefing on how Ofsted inspects careers advice and guidance in schools

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    Business in the Community

    BITC runs and supports initiatives to involve responsible businesses in preparing young people for the world of work 

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  1. Belonging, being, becoming

    The purpose of careers education in schools and colleges is often treated as being self-evident. We’re too busy getting on with the job to give it much thought. The problem with that is it leaves too many assumptions unexamined and unchallenged. If you believe the current policy rhetoric, for example,...

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  2. FutureLearn for your future career

    Yesterday, I saw a glimpse of the future of careers education! FutureLearn were at the BETT exhibition and ran a seminar for school and college leaders on MOOCS – Massive Open Online Courses. Yvette Bellis from Bullers Wood School spoke eloquently about how students in her school are using FutureLearn’s...

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    The tide turns again

    Happy New Year! We now have a minister in office who takes careers education and guidance seriously. The tide is beginning to turn in favour of having proper careers provision in our schools again! The government has at last heeded the highly vocal lobby of employers, employers’ organisations, charities, Ofsted...

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