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Castle View Enterprise Academy

Suggested Age Range: 13 - 16
Hours to Prepare & Review: 2
Type of Activity: Employer Talk

At Castle View Enterprise Academy in Sunderland, which was one of the secondary schools in the Gatsby Pilot, embedding careers learning across the curriculum has been a high priority.

Staff in the English department, have worked with the engineering company building a new bridge in the city and the local council, to set Year 8 an assessment piece, requiring them to write a press release for a local newspaper.  This was a competition with the best article being published in the newspaper.