The Programme

GoDigital aims to link schools with industry in a meaningful way to teach core digital skills to year 7 and 8 students using a tried and tested industry-led approach, and to provide opportunities for young people to access industry mentors and relevant careers coaching.

We will deliver an inclusive employer-led digital skills and careers programme in 50 schools across Greater Manchester, to inspire young people aged 11-13 to consider a career in STEM.
Digital Assembly
An introduction to the creative and digital industries from two experienced practitioners.
1 day Design Sprint
Students will be fast-tracked into the creative and digital world of learning and making a product through a series of interactive activities and practical workshops, in answer to a challenge set by industry experts.
Support to set up a Code Club
Every school can access support to set up their own Code Club - the internationally acclaimed digital making programme for 9 - 13 year olds. We'll give you the learning resources, contact with mentors and know-how to get going with this weekly 1-hour after-school or in-school club. www.codeclub.org.
Digi Hive Deep Dive
A 3-day challenge where students can go deeper into all aspects of digital making and marketing. Available to 200 year 8 young people from across our partner schools delivered by Digital Advantage & HIve Learning Network
InnovateHer
An award winning industry-led 8 week after school programme dedicated to giving girls aged 12-16 the skills, self-belief and confidence to pursue a career in technology.
Available to 200 year 8 girls from across our partner schools, delivered by InnovateHer.
SharpFutures Visit
A chance for all students to visit the truly inspiring Sharp Project, with careers talks and the chance to take part in an industry led workshop.
Challenge Event
There will be a final Challenge Event for all students, to celebrate their achievements and encourage them to network with their peers from across Greater Manchester whilst collaborating to solve an industry challenge.

Register Your School

Fill in the form to express your interest in the Go-Digital Programme. We will be in touch within 5 days to confirm your involvement in the programme.

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Hive
Hive

A social enterprise bringing digital skills to 11-18 year olds through ‘digital making’ activities, in collaboration with industry partners.

    Digital Advantage
    Digital Advantage

    We deliver innovative creative, digital and business skills for schools, colleges and NEET organisations, bringing digital employability and work experiences into the classroom.

      Innovate Her
      Innovate Her

      An innovative industry-led 8 week after school programme dedicated to giving girls aged 12-16 the skills, self-belief and confidence to pursue a career in technology.