Building character in school

Lessons to build pupils’ “character” are being put on par with academic subjects under government plans to ensure children are properly prepared for life in modern Britain.

Some £3.5 million will be spent promoting classes and extra-curricular activities that build “grit” and ”resilience” in a generation of schoolchildren, it has been announced. for the full article please read on here: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/11296280/Nicky-Morgan-lessons-in-character-just-as-important-as-academic-grades.html

Spiritaspire can help. We specialise in supporting teachers and leaders to develop positive traits and resilience in themselves, their colleagues and their learners. We have an array of interventions to meet your needs and ensure that you support all in your organisation to achieve success. For more information contact alison@aspirelearning.co.uk

Aspire Admin 04/02/2016