Children and young people need to be proficient in the eight essential skills in order to thrive at every level - from the classroom, to the lecture hall, to the boardroom.
Students need to be equipped with the essential skills to succeed - and to truly equip children for the future, we must start building these skills from the very start of school, and keep going throughout.
“ The Framework has had a massive impact on what happens in the classroom. The skills have directly fallen into our everyday life in school, children are now able to solve conflict by talking about it. ”
Rosie Hancock -
Year 5/6 Teacher, Morecambe Bay Community Primary
“ These skills are the skills that simply aren’t covered in the primary curriculum. Having embedded them in our school, at the end of the summer term I will tell the leaving Year 6 students how confident I am that they are ready for the next stage in their learning journey and I’ll mean it. ”
Arjinder Sunner –
Headteacher, Dairy Meadow Primary School
Becoming a Member School allows you to benefit from the Skills Builder Framework and simple activities to support building essential skills.
Our team of outstanding qualified teachers help your staff to build their confidence in teaching essential skills and supporting their students’ progress.
We provide a wide range of resources to help your learners build essential skills, including posters, certificates and a series of short video-based activities.
although funded memberships may be available
Becoming a Partner School means getting access to our complete range of projects, events and resources, working closely with our team of teachers to develop a comprehensive approach to building skills.
Our team of outstanding qualified teachers help your staff to build their confidence in teaching essential skills and supporting students’ progress. We will work closely to integrate skills education into your curriculum.
Challenge Days provide an exciting and engaging way for students across a class, a year group or even the whole school to work together and use their essential skills in a real-life context.
Price varies with options