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We are developing a series of podcasts. Through the podcasts you will be able to find out more about careers, options and the labour market.

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Series 1: Is that an Option?

Is that an option? is our first series of podcasts, aimed at parents.

The series follows the journey of families throughout August 2020 as they discuss hopes, concerns and next steps for young people getting exam results this year.

Listeners will have the opportunity to hear presenter Betsan Powys discuss all of these themes with parents, young people themselves and a panel of experts.

Listen to Episode 1: Getting ready for A Levels Results Day

Betsan and the panel of experts discuss with the families expecting A Level results this year, initial hopes and concerns in the lead up to results day.

Podcast Transcript: Episode 1

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Listen to Episode 2: A level-headed Chat about A Levels

Listeners can find out more about those families who have received A Level results, discussing how they feel, the results and next steps with the expert panel.

Podcast Transcript: Episode 2

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Listen to Episode 3: The Nervous Wait For The “Second Wave” Of Results

Betsan and the panel of experts return to discuss with the families expecting GCSE results, their initial hopes and concerns ahead of results day.

Podcast Transcript: Episode 3

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Listen to Episode 4: Was It Heaven For Year 11?

Listeners can find out more about those families who have received GCSE results, discussing thoughts, options and next steps with the experts.

Podcast Transcript: Episode 4

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