Educator Webinars

Making career education simple

The world has changed, education delivery is changing - we offer a digital solution to make your curriculum and career education come alive. Find out how to use the F4S platform to invite volunteers from the world of work into your classroom in just 5 minutes - online &, when appropriate, in school so you can:

  • Save time with an easy way to invite business volunteers virtually into your classroom
  • Bring your lessons alive with real-world input from business
  • Choose from government-endorsed, research-backed encounter types

Join our webinars to get tips on how to make the most out of your event with topics such as:

  • Choosing the right encounter type
  • How to moderate an effective webinar
  • Writing engaging event descriptions

Making Career Education Easy

How to use the F4S Platform to invite a Business Volunteer into the Classroom

WED 28 April @ 3.30 PM

Learn how to book an event in just 5 minutes to help you deliver Career Education to invite an inspiring speaker from the world of work into your classroom to hear about their career journey so you can connect learning in the classroom with the workplace.

Platform: Microsoft Teams

Session length: 30 mins + OPTIONAL Q&A Session

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Bring the World of Work into the Classroom

How to Create and Moderate a successful Encounter

WED 5 May @ 3.30 PM

Let us guide you through how to use your choice of online video platform e.g. Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, etc to set up an event and provide hints and tips on how to prepare and deliver the webinar so that your students get the most out of the event.

Platform: Microsoft Teams

Session length: 30 mins + OPTIONAL Q&A Session

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Make the Curriculum Come Alive

How to choose the right Encounter Type for your students

WED 12 May @ 3.30 PM

Learn from our evidence-based research into Age Appropriate Career Education to help you decide what the right type of encounter is for your students. You will better understand suitable activities for the different stages of learning and learn how you can book a series of events to help your students get the recommended 4 encounters per year using our free and easy to use platform.

Platform: Microsoft Teams

Session length: 30 mins + OPTIONAL Q&A Session

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Teacher CPD


Mapper: Navigating Digital Career Tools
Free teacher CPD course exploring how going digital can make career education meaningful

F4S and leading social learning platform FutureLearn have joined forces to create Mapper a free online CPD course where teachers and educators can learn all about the digital careers tools available to help prepare students for the rapidly changing world of work.

Find out more about the course and how to enrol athttps://www.founders4schools.org.uk/educators/mapper/