pupils to developing life skills

Using an enrichment programme to improve skills

Staff at Bishop Hedley Catholic High School created an enrichment programme called ‘Opening Minds’. The programme helps pupils to develop important life skills and supports the introduction of the new curriculum. Pupils are encouraged to engage in activities that they have not done before. These activities help pupils to challenge their thinking and develop a greater understanding of diversity and respecting others. The programme has allowed learners to take ownership of their development and has improved wellbeing and attitudes to learning. Read more >