Summary: Full-day training sessions for young people and staff to make school councils smart, and READY for ACTION!
More info: We have a range of one-day sessions to stop school councils being boring and tokenistic. These sessions help young people set up sustainable school councils that are exciting, active and that lead on change.
Our training helps schools to:
- Understand what they are doing well and what they can improve
- Get more students involved!
- Make it fun!
- Develop a clear action plan for success
- Raise aspirations for what they can achieve
- Project management skills
- Leadership skills
- Meeting skills
Our training also supports the adults that work with young people to facilitate better student voice.
Sample programme: Download this sample programme Training to kick start your school council - sample programme.pdf (342.08 kB)
Themes: Our school council training can focus on any of the following themes:
- Reinvigorate your school council
- School council meeting skills
- Managing projects to make real change
- Communication across the school
Length: Full day sessions. We can work the timings around the school day to minimise disruption.
Who’s it for: Primary schools, secondary schools, special schools and PRUs. We can also work with college councils.
What do people say about this training?
‘as a result of this training, I’m going to revolutionise the way councils in the school are run’
Asst Head, secondary school
‘The trainer quickly developed a strong rapport with the students. He was able to adapt the training throughout the day to match the needs of the students. He was able to keep maintain the pace and keep the students motivated’
School Council coordinator, primary school, Bradford
‘The training has inspired the students, and council meetings have improved significantly. The council’s profile is improving too’
School Council Coordinator, secondary school, Buckinghamshire
Cost: A full day’s training costs £500 (+VAT and expenses). That’s for up to 25 participants.
To find our more or to book:
020 3411 3294