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All of the students who took part in the 2018 STEM Maker Challenge.

Local students go head-to-head with budding engineers from China

During the summer, First Landing Education ran the 2018 Future Engineer Youth STEM Maker Challenge UK, a 3-day competition with students from China and the UK. Form the Future spread the word to our network of schools about this exciting opportunity and supported the three British teams throughout the training and challenges. One of our teams represented Comberton …

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‘Eye opening’ experience for students at Opportunities Ahead 2018

Cllr Aidan Van der Weyer, deputy leader of South Cambridgeshire District Council and member of the Greater Cambridge Partnership Executive Board opened Opportunities Ahead 2018, Form the Future’s annual careers fair for students from local schools at the Quy Mill Hotel & Spa, Cambridge. The event, in its third year, gives students the chance to learn …

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Cambridgeshire professionals inspire students at King Edwards VI

King Edward VI school invited Form the Future CIC, a Cambridge-based social enterprise, to host a ‘What’s My Line?’ event for their Year 8 students. This classic panel-show game was adapted so that smaller groups of students had the opportunity to quiz the volunteers and guess what their job is in a carousel format. Over …

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Cambridgeshire schools and businesses unite to discuss skills issues at our Annual Conference

We held our Annual Conference at Linton Village College on Wednesday 7th March for 100 delegates from schools and businesses across Cambridgeshire. The event focussed on what the 21st century skills are that businesses need, and how to ensure that students are suitably equipped with them. The event also gave an opportunity for schools and …

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Cambridge University Press invites Year 9 and 10 students to celebrate World Book Day

On Thursday 1st March, Cambridge University Press opened their doors to Year 9 and 10 students from schools across Cambridgeshire to celebrate World Book Day. The event, managed by Form the Future CIC, aimed to show young people that publishing is a vibrant, creative industry with a wide variety of career opportunities available. Heidi Mulvey, …

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Mental Health Hackathon: giving young people the chance to shape future health services

On 17 February, the Eastern AHSN ran a Mental Health Hackathon for young people interested in shaping local health services, with a hope to recruit new youth members to the East of England Citizens’ Senate. Form the Future managed the event, which was held at the Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, just outside of Cambridge. Francesca …

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