Over the past year I’ve been working hard establishing my new business, Big Green Fox, which aims to raise aspirations, broaden horizons and improve social mobility amongst young people by developing innovative careers education resources for use in schools. Our first product, Career Detectives, a teaching resource centred around a board game, helps teachers deliver careers education starting at an earlier age, in primary schools.

Below is a short video we have created to help teachers understand what Career Detectives can offer, and how it works…

Career Detectives in now being used in over 50 schools across the country and feedback from teachers and pupils alike has been overwhelming positive. We’ve also managed to secure endorsements from Simon Hughes MP and the regional director of the CBI. Watch this space also for our upcoming meeting with the Deputy PM, Nick Clegg…

More information about Career Detectives can be found here.

About Jon Maiden

Founder of Goalvanise which enables people to create their Life List online, and inspires and supports them to achieve their life goals. Check out the Goalvanise blog here or my personal blog here.

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