to the London Education Business Partnership Network (LEBPN) website. LEBPN brings together the 29 EBPs in the region.
In the last 12 months Londonís EBPs have worked with:
- Over 63,000 businesses
(almost 13,000 are new contacts) (Over 300,000 businesses are engaged every year through the national network of EBPs)
- 14,000 volunteers
from business and the wider community in London
- 974 educational institutions
(469 Primary, 385 Secondary, 70 Special Needs and 50 FE and Sixth Form Colleges)
- 178,744 young people
(40,149 Primary, 133,596 Secondary, 1,695 Special Needs and 3,304 Post-16) who participated in work experience, work related learning and enterprise education activities.
Londonís young people benefit from links with employers.† They learn employability skills,† develop entrepreneurial skills and gain a better understanding of vocational pathways and are then better prepared for the world of work.