GM Digital Skills

An exciting new programme to develop the next generation of digital talent across Greater Manchester has been developed for schools and is backed by the Greater Manchester Combined Authority.

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The GM Digital Skills programme will:

  • Get young people excited about digital skills from a young age
  • Bring the curriculum and career pathways to life
  • Support teachers and careers advisors
  • Build sustainable connections between education and the digital industry

There are two exciting and engaging pathways for schools to take part in:

Go Digital

Years 7 – 8

GoDigital is an employer-led digital skills and careers programme, designed to inspire young people aged 11-13 to consider a career in STEM.

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Digital Futures

Years 9 – 13

Digital Futures is an industry-led education support programme for young people aged 14 to 16, teachers and career leads. It’s designed to connect education and industry through harnessing the power of real role models and industry mentors.

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