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23/09/20

Please see our website for a letter from London Borough of Havering regarding Covid 19 https://t.co/ob1pEQBMvK

21/09/20

Due to Government Covid-19 restrictions, the Open Evening scheduled for late September will no longer take place. A virtual tour and a range of other information and resources will be placed on the Academy website by 5th October and will be available until 31st October.

17/09/20

Retweetd From HPA Kent House

6-Martin Luther King Class have been writing lovely messages to put inside their kind jar. If someone is feeling upset or a bit down, they can take a message out and read it to put a smile on their face😊🌈 https://t.co/dbTv2iqyek

17/09/20

"Glad to be Back" - Our New Term Begins https://t.co/d5AnupkA6K

15/09/20

would like to wish Lord Harris of Peckham many happy returns on the occasion of his 78th birthday today

11/09/20

We are delighted to announce that our Geography Department has once again gained the Geographical Association's Secondary Geography Quality Award again, for another 3 years. https://t.co/Cw1TfTV1ss https://t.co/Rt0QHLzRuE

07/09/20

Please visit the special pages on our website to access all the information you and your child need for a safe and secure return to school. https://t.co/qllNuqI1m0

04/09/20

Please see the letter on our website regarding arrangements for return to school next week https://t.co/ZHhTsurusx

31/08/20

Please visit the special pages on our website to access all the information you and your child need for a safe and secure return to school. https://t.co/qllNuqqpXq

20/08/20

Please visit the special pages on our website to access all the information you and your child need for a safe and secure return to school. https://t.co/qllNuqqpXq

17/08/20

Please visit the special pages on our website to access all the information you and your child need for a safe and secure return to school. https://t.co/qllNuqI1m0

10/08/20

Please visit the special pages on our website to access all the information you and your child need for a safe and secure return to school. https://t.co/qllNuqI1m0

03/08/20

September 2020 Re-opening Please visit the special pages on our website to access all the information you and your child need for a safe and secure return to school. https://t.co/qllNuqqpXq

24/07/20

Happy Friday and Happy Holidays to all our parents, students, staff and friends. We have published the end of term edition of our HAR from Home Newsletter on our website today. We hope you enjoy it. https://t.co/NOcUzxSo8T

22/07/20

September 2020 Re-opening Please visit the special pages on our website to access all the information you and your child need for a safe and secure return to school. https://t.co/qllNuqI1m0

21/07/20

Retweetd From HFEDMaths

We met a maths teacher two weeks ago who is afraid of negative numbers. He’ll stop at nothing to avoid them.

17/07/20

Can we remind all new intake parents and students to visit out website at https://t.co/7tHSvE7uUy This contains all the information and resources you need to prepare for the new academic year. There have been some updates to the Information Booklet so please have a look.

16/07/20

Please see letter on our website from Havering Council regarding re-opening of schools in September https://t.co/ob1pEQBMvK

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Posted on June 22nd 2020

Inspirational Virtual Talks help students fire their ambition

Here at Harris Academy Rainham, we’re always looking for new and innovative ways to give hard to reach students access to top opportunities.

As part of that effort we are delighted to recommend a series of virtual talks prodcued by the Speakers for Schools Inspiration Programme which provides a network of today’s most inspiring figures across business, arts, politics and more donating their time to help inspire students to fuel their ambition. 

The SFS VTalks programme consists of a timetable of curated content that will be livestreamed to young people studying at home and those still attending school. For the remainder of this academic year, SFS will curate 2 talks per day that young people can access and engage with speakers by asking questions – talks will take place at 10.00 and 14.00, Monday to Friday.

HOW TO JOIN THE VTALKS

  • Join 10 minutes before the VTALK to be ready
  • You can join without needing an account – Watch how here
  • For full speaker descriptions visit the VTALK Schedule here

 

ZOE IRWIN

Creative Director, John Frieda

The Independent calls her “the Stella McCartney of hairdressing”… Her innovative styling menu using Liberty prints caused a beauty blogger meltdown two summers ago… And such is her industry kudos that hairdressing multi-millionaire John Frieda asked her to join his salon group as creative director. Join us as Zoe Irwin discusses all things hairdressing and creativity, sharing insights into her career, life lessons and advice with students from 11-18years.

ARMANDO IANNUCCI

Oscar-nominated Writer & Director

Oscar nominated writer, director and producer Armando Iannucci will be speaking to SFS and young people across the UK about his career in comedy on film, TV and radio and answering your questions!

RICHARD WATERWORTH

General Manager, UK & EU, TikTok

Rich Waterworth will be joining SFS and students across the UK to discuss his own career journey and to demystify TikTok and the work that takes place within the organisation!

TAMARA HOLMGREN

Engineer and Project Manager, BP

Join SFS and Tamara Holmgren, Engineer and Project Manager at BP on International Women in Engineering Day for an interview that will focus on STEM careers and Tamara’s career journey to date.

MAURITS VAN TOL

Chief Technology Officer, Johnson Matthey

Maurits van Tol will be interviewed by SFS before moving to student Q+A. Tune in to learn more about Maurits’ career in STEM and life lessons and advice.

BERNADINE BROCKER WIEDER

CEO, Vastari Group Ltd

Interested in how exhibitions are brought together? Join Bernadine Brocker Wieder to explore how she got to where she is today and more about her role.

TALK IN COLLABORATION WITH PENGUIN TALKS Big Narstie & Ciaran Thapar 

How to believe in yourself

British MC, rapper, TV presenter and author of How to be Narstie, Big Narstie, joins youth worker and freelance writer, Ciaran Thapar, to discuss the importance of living your own life and believing in yourself.

Have a question for the speakers? Email inspiration@speakersforschools.org 

JAMES WORRALL

Founder, Leaders in Sport

Join us as James Worrall shares life lessons and top tips from leaders in sport.