898 results for Taxonomy=Careers

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Why not physics? A snapshot of girls' uptake at A-level [2018] External document

Provides a snapshot of girls’ uptake at A-level physics in England. Comments that if as many girls studied A-level physics as boys, there would be 15,000 additional young people qualified to move int...

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Evaluation of Jobcentre Plus Support for Schools programme: national roll-out evaluation [2018] Full document External document

Evaluates the success of the Jobcentre Plus Support for Schools programme in nine case study areas in England. Draws on information from interviews with Jobcentre Plus schools advisers, local partner...

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How can we increase girls' uptake of maths and physics A-level? [2018] Full document External document

Presents the findings of a small-scale randomised trial in which girls in Year 11 who were predicted to achieve at least grade 7 in maths, physics or combined science GCSE were offered financial suppo...

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Spotlight on women accessing careers in engineering [2018] External document

Looks at ways to support more women to pursue careers in engineering. Outlines the context for the Skills Commission inquiry, including defining engineering, policy initiatives and current levels of w...

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Missed your potential? (AI and people analytics transforming learning and careers), IN Training Journal, Aug 2018, pp26-29 [2018]

Explores how artificial intelligence (AI) and people analytics can transform learning. Reflects on the opportunities to support and direct people towards training and careers where they are successful...

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Does happiness promote career success? Revisiting the evidence, IN Journal of Career Assessment, Vol 26 No 2 May 2018, pp199-219 [2018]

Looks at empirical research to examine whether happiness causes career success. Finds that cross-sectional literature shows that happiness is positively associated with job autonomy, job satisfaction...

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My career story: description and initial validity evidence, IN Journal of Career Assessment, Vol 26 No 2 May 2018, pp308-321 [2018]

Reports on the development of narrative career interventions, noting that the My career story (MCS) self-guided autobiographical workbook is designed to stimulate career construction counselling. Pres...

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Working it out: career guidance and employer engagement [2018] External document

Reports on the importance of career guidance for young people and discusses good career guidance practice in schools in the thirty-six countries that make up the Organisation for Economic Co-operatio...

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Can summer schools improve outcomes for disadvantaged pupils? [2018] External document

Reviews evidence on the effectiveness of ‘transition’ summer schools for pupils about to enter secondary school and ‘access’ summer schools to encourage older secondary pupils to apply for university ...

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Handbook of ICT practices for guidance and career development [2018] External document

Provides a structured and detailed characterisation of well-established and effective information and communication technology (ICT) practices in the European Union. Contains a decision-making tool t...

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