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25/02/21

See our website for the lastest update on reopening in March. https://t.co/ob1pEQBMvK

25/02/21

Beautiful work from Elis Latifi in year 8. Well done Elis. What an incredible drawing. https://t.co/rPGZIY0tWc

25/02/21

For all you budding Paul Hollywoods and Mary Berrys! https://t.co/yek3iS4ZQQ

12/02/21

The latest edition of our HAR from Home Newsletter (Edition 3) has been published today. See https://t.co/TWXSKs8WuY... Wishing everyone a happy and safe half term.

12/02/21

Don't forget to visit our 'Reading at Home' pages over the half term to find resources to help catch up with your reading. https://t.co/8459Lzj1Gf https://t.co/SjeoOiFVJP

12/02/21

Free Family Learning Courses https://t.co/MYpLstf8ZP https://t.co/rCnTTzJG1I

12/02/21

Charles Darwin Day 12th February https://t.co/5B18IJFISP https://t.co/rn7pg9Ie3j

11/02/21

Please note that tomorrow is a PHSE day for years 7,8,9 and 10. Your child will have been sent Teams' invitations for the sessions running tomorrow. Year 11 will have their normal lessons as per their timetables.

11/02/21

International Day of Girls and Women in Science Watch this video - https://t.co/Q9MfLonvPj https://t.co/UQf5flgfUU

09/02/21

HAR From Home Newsletter - Virtual Valentine https://t.co/zzDLkCqojp

09/02/21

Harris Academy Rainham Sixth Form Consultation is now live on our website at https://t.co/ob1pEQBMvK

05/02/21

Our new newsletter for 'The Rainham Experience' has been published today. It is packed full of academic opportunities for students to help achieve their full potential. Have a look at https://t.co/mmd3zdyNM8

05/02/21

A truly fabulous piece of work by Ava Musham Year 8. Well done Ava. We are all very proud of you. https://t.co/7Pg7O0hofr

05/02/21

See our website for some incredible academic opportunities. Predominantly aimed at Years 10 and 11 but other year groups may also be interested. https://t.co/V8G8QlfMeY

04/02/21

We have published our first Health & Wellbeing (Safeguarding) Newsletter today. Please see our website at https://t.co/1aCClqIzbO

03/02/21

Well done to all those fabulous students engaging with our Reading at Home initiative! . Chapters 1-4 of Alice in Wonderland are available now and the story gets better & better. Stay tuned and keep reading!” https://t.co/8459Lzj1Gf

02/02/21

This week is Children’s Mental Health Week with this year’s theme being ‘Express Yourself’. Please see here: https://t.co/uriIjqNkaN

29/01/21

The second edition of the HAR from Home Newsletter has been published today. See our website at https://t.co/83C2NtfRsL

27/01/21

Holocaust Memorial Day 27th January 2021 Harris Academy Rainham invites all our parents, students and friends to join us in marking Holocaust Memorial Day 2021 at home this year. https://t.co/44UrfNS7DV

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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.