Studio Schools are are a new type of state school model for 14 – 19 year olds. They have been designed to equip young people with the knowledge, skills and experiences they need to suceed in life and work. Studio Schools are at the forefront of innovation in the English education system, offering a bold new approach to learning rooted in the real world.
Five years in the making, Studio Schools have been developed in partnership with local and national employers, the county’s leading education agencies, government as well as local partners from up and down the country. They are ground in extensive research and best practice from Britain and around the world that highlights the need for new options for young people who are alientated by the traditional education or are looking for a more entrepreneurial approach.
Seven elements lie at the heart of this innovative school model, the key ingredients of a Studio School.
- Employability and enterprise skills
- Personalised curriculum
- Practical learning
- Real work
- Small schools
- Students of all abilities.
For more information please visit the Studio Schools Trust website at: www.studioschoolstrust.org