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  1. Minister promises a comprehensive careers strategy later this year

    Robert Halfon, the Apprenticeship and Skills Minister, addressed an invited audience at Westminster Academy on Monday to outline his initial thoughts on the future of careers; but schools will still have to wait until later in the year for the government’s comprehensive careers strategy which was first promised back in...

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    Careers ‘cold spots’ to benefit from new ‘Opportunity Areas’ policy

    The government has announced the setting up of the first six new ‘opportunity areas’ to help young people from nursery right through to starting work. The press release states that “the aim of opportunity areas is to build young people’s knowledge and skills and provide them with the best advice...

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  3. Careers guidance in schools, colleges and universities (England)

    This House of Commons Library briefing paper (27th September 2016) looks at the requirements on schools, colleges and universities in England to provide careers guidance, the quality of the advice provided, and also the organisations working to provide careers advice. Download the document here

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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. One Europe: Developing careers education and guidance policy and practice

    Careers education and guidance has been a truly European and international endeavour for more than a generation. Insularity and isolation do not work for us. The UK has benefited greatly from progressive European policies and funding to promote research and development, continuing professional development for careers practitioners, study and internship...

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  2. HE careers websites – More about marketing than matching?

    I ran a session on HE comparison websites and tools at the CRAC Decisions at 18 conference yesterday. To prepare for it, I looked at over 70 websites and programs, most of which had some very good features but there were some that troubled me because they were not well-maintained,...

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  3. 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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