We can talk until the cows come home about the power of Digital Day. But what really matters is the effect it has on the students we’re seeking to inspire, and on the digital and educational professionals who make the day happen. So here, in their own words and pictures, are the thoughts of agencies, organisations, schools and students.
“Aged 14, I think we can both honestly say that it’d never crossed our minds that one day we’d grow up to work in a digital role.” Christina Hirst & Catherine Malpass explore the power of Digital Day to benefit organisations like Cancer Research UK.
“When we first arrived in the morning the students were asked if they knew what digital was. There were no more than 3 hands raised. When the same question was asked at the end of the day, all hands were up and they stayed up when asked if anyone would now consider a career in digital.
JB Cole teams up with Clock and heads to Watford Grammar School (where J B Cole’s CTO spent his formative years) to inspire the next generation of digital talent.