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ITV Studios encourage diversity through script writing competition for Manchester schools

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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Free Tour of The Sharp Project or The Space Project for Manchester Secondary Schools

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Free Tour of The Sharp Project or The Space Project for Manchester Secondary Schools SharpFutures Discover are offering Manchester secondary schools one free tour of either The Sharp Project or The Space Project for up to 30 students.  During these visits, students and teachers will find out about the exciting CEIAG opportunities in the creative digital sector, as …

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Great Places Creative Digital Experience Days

[vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″][vc_images_carousel images=”4267,4266,4265,4261,4258,4257,4256,4255,4254,4252,4250,4264,4259,4262,4253″ img_size=”550 x 450″ onclick=”link_no” autoplay=”yes” hide_pagination_control=”yes” wrap=”yes”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In May and June of 2016, SharpFutures welcomed 88 young people from secondary schools and colleges in Manchester funded and chosen by Great Places for four different Creative Digital Experience Days. The young people got to visit The Sharp Project for a tour and creative digital careers overview …

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Coderdojo

Manchester Coderdojo 12th June

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Manchester CoderDojo is a free volunteer-led community group ran one Sunday every month at The Sharp Project for young people who are passionate about coding or want to learn more. They can learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and explore technology in an informal and creative environment. In addition to learning to code attendees …

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