Nine young people from schools in Manchester have won a school’s script writing competition organised by SharpFutures, a social enterprise which helps young people into careers in the creative and digital sector. The competition was run in association with ITV Studios. The students, aged 12 and 13 from the Eden Leadership Academies in Cheetham Hill,

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Join us at The Sharp Project, on the 18th of September, where we will be supporting Discovery Education to host a day of workshops and activities, designed to engage and motivate young learners and help infuse the news throughout your curriculum. Delegates will receive practical examples of how pupils can use news articles to develop inference Read More
On Tuesday 9th May from 4pm until 7pm, Space Studios hosted an open evening for anyone interested in working behind the scenes in television. Aimed at new entrants and qualified tradespeople who wish to re-train, places at the open evening were available to over 16’s who live in Greater Manchester. The aim of the event Read More
Every year for International Women’s’ Day, SharpFutures holds an event to encourage more women into creative digital, STEM and tech careers. This year, SharpFutures will be holding an online ‘event’ through social media and the distribution of inspirational creative digital vlogs which will be rolled out during International Women’s week. The vlogs will aim to Read More
In collaboration with Manchester Digital Skills Network, The Sharp Project hosted an innovative and inspiring event for secondary teachers and careers leads to inspire, inform and create new approaches to tackling the computing curriculum and encouraging more creative digital careers. 21 teachers attended from 23 schools across Greater Manchester. The event was well received, with Read More