Cumbria Unitarisation Consultation

The Government is consulting on proposals to change the way local government is organised in Cumbria, from the current system of a county council and six district councils to a system of a unitary council or councils.

Creating Cumbria’s Sustainable Future Event

The Creating Cumbria’s Sustainable Future event is taking place between 23rd and 25th February 2021. The three day programme will focus on different UN Sustainable Development goals and how we can apply them to Cumbria, and will provide an opportunity to hear from leaders and take part in workshops where specific topics and questions will be discussed.

National Careers Week 1st-6th March 2021

National Careers Week (NCW) is a celebration of
careers guidance and free resources in education
across the UK. The aim is to provide a focus for
careers guidance activity at an important stage in the
academic calendar to help support young people
leaving education.

Kooth Podcasts

With the latest lockdown and school closures, young people may greatly benefit from some additional support with their mental health. Kooth can offer that mental health and wellbeing support to young people in Cumbria aged 11-18.

The Chain Reaction Series

The Chain Reaction Series is an online network for young adults eager to relate textbook science experiments with real-life people making it happen, and also links with career support networks.

National Apprenticeships Week 2021

National Apprenticeships Week will take place from 8th-14th February. The theme for 2021 is ‘Build the Future’, focusing on how employers train, retain and achieve with apprenticeships.

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Cavendish Nuclear creates resources for students

Cavendish Nuclear have created two STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) booklets with the aim to provide fun, nuclear inspired activities, for children (and adults!) of all ages to enjoy. The booklets will take the reader on an exciting and educational journey through nuclear, inspiring them through STEM based learning: Click here to download STEM Activity Edition 1 Click here …

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CfLP’s STEM in a BOX Project

Early December saw the start of a new exciting project for CfLP working across both a primary and secondary school to support the Young Generation Networks STEM in a BOX idea. Funded by the Careers Hub, Claire from CfLP/Primary Business Partnership, Sophie, Robert and Dylan (YGN) and Kate (Business Toolbox Cumbria) worked with the yr 6 and yr 5 classes …