Home » News » 2009 » Get Ready for Excellence in Enterprise!

News: Get Ready for Excellence in Enterprise!

Posted on: February 3rd, 2009

On Wednesday 11th March 2009 at the Holiday Inn (Rotherham), Rotherham schools, business and national education leaders will come together to experience the impact of the UK’s leading enterprise project – Rotherham Ready.

Rotherham Ready has worked to create a culture of enterprise in schools and colleges to equip the next generation with the skills needed to ensure their future success and that of the UK economy.

A full day programme (9.15 – 3.30pm) will see;

  • enterprise activities led by children
  • Mick Waters (QCA) sharing his thoughts on enterprise education
  • Ruth Badger of BBC’s The Apprentice sharing her route to success and the importance of developing enterprise skills
  • teachers and local businesses explaining the impact Rotherham Ready has
    had on them

During the day enterprise workshops will be delivered by primary students from across Rotherham. If you would like to take part in one of these workshops please indicate which of the following 2 workshops you would like to attend when reserving your place.

  • Mythical Enterprise Animal – find out how all of Rotherham Ready’s Big 13 enterprise skills can be incorporated in to an animal that is out of this world!
  • Outside the Box – you will need all your teamwork and communication skills to stand out in this creative production workshop.

Children will also be running an enterprise market place and you will have the chance to quiz local business supporters of the project and Headteachers and Enterprise Champions who are leading the way.

Places at the event are on a strictly reserved only basis. For further information contact Bex Mollart on rebecca.mollart@rotherham.gov.uk or 07717450985.