If you could design the education system from scratch, what might schools look like?
Project Based Learning
Build schools that transform educational and socio-economic outcomes in the most deprived areas of the UK
All children leave school with the ability, confidence, self-awareness and discipline to fulfil their potential and make meaningful contributions
Designed by experts to meet specific modern outcomes
Student driven learning
Focus on personal and collective responsibility
Few standardised tests
Frequent public and community showcases
Whole child development
Personal and soft skills
Encouraged to nurture and develop own interests
Meets complete developmental needs
A place to take pride in
Modern, multi-use facilities
Global Best Practice in Education
Expert teachers and school leaders
Neuroscience and Psychology of Learning
Fundamental reforms are needed in our country’s education system. It cannot all be done from Whitehall; we need a new national coalition with employers, schools, councils and communities behind one core purpose.
Do not train a child to learn by force or harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds, so that you may better discover with accuracy the peculiar bent of the genius of each."