What works?: career-related learning in primary schools

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Author: Kashefpakdel, Elnaz; Rehill, Jordan; Hughes, Deirdre


This paper provides evidence of the benefits of career-related learning (CRL) for children in primary school. The term 'career-related learning' includes early childhood activities in primary schools designed to give children from an early age a wide range of experiences of, and exposure to, education, transitions and the world of work. The research compiles evidence on the career-related learning of primary aged children's decisions, aspirations and attitudes. In doing so this paper maps key actions being taken by primary schools to support children's transitions to secondary school and...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Career development; Primary education; Students; Teaching and learning

Keywords: Aspirations; Attitude; Perception; Career choice; Social aspects; Learning activities; Program evaluation; Curriculum development

Geographic subjects: England; Great Britain; Europe

Published: London, England: Careers and Enterprise Company, 2018

Physical description: 34 p.

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Resource type: Paper

Call number: TD/TNC 138.912

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