Design and Technology Department represents Heathcote at the DEC! Event in London
The Design and Technology department represented Heathcote School at the House of Lords to outline the benefits of the Design...Engineer...Construct! course to members of the built environment and construction industry. Presenting at the event were Mr Andy Dolan, 6th form head girl Stephanie O'Dwyer, former student and Gardiner and Theobald apprentice Thomas Bradford as well as former head teacher Ms. Zoë Cozens.
The event was at the request of Lord Knight of Weymouth who is supportive of this innovative educational experience run by the Class Of Your Own (COYO) team and Ms. Alison Watson. The event went really well and many industry professionals congratulated Stephanie for her speech that gave great insight into the possibilities that subjects such as this can provide for young people.