Workshops

Compact Power Hours

Workshops

60-minute workshops for developing motivated and independent learners

Our suite of 60-minute, Power Hours have been designed as high-impact, skills-based workshops. These bite-sized sessions focus on the practical application of thinking and learning strategies that will enhance your students’ ability to motivate themselves and learn independently. They can be used to facilitate deeper learning after one of our standard 2-hour workshops or as stand-alone sessions.
If you are arranging a carousel or drop-down day, then our Power Hours can fit seamlessly into a wider programme of activities. Just pick the workshops that complement and reinforce your key message and objectives.

Read about our suite of Power Hour workshops below:

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POWER HOUR: Goals and Aspirations

Developing positive habits for success

Your students will learn how to:

1. Analyse their current strengths and weaknesses
2. Identify areas for improvement
3. Decide on new, positive actions to employ and review

Suitable for years 7 and above

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POWER HOUR: Fast Track to Success

Map a pathway to your dream career

Your students will learn how to:

1. Clarify their career aspirations
2. Discover their options for studying at a higher level (degrees and higher level apprenticeships)
3. Create a relevant and personalised plan for their journey through education

Suitable for years 9 and above

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POWER HOUR: Rapid Revision

Read, review, condense and revise

Your students will learn how to:

1. Read, review and condense complex data
2. Develop focus and memorise key information
3. Organise and manage their time

Suitable for years 9 and above

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POWER HOUR: Marginal Gains - Studying

Developing positive habits for success

Your students will learn how to:

1. Analyse their current strengths and weaknesses
2. Identify areas for improvement
3. Decide on new, positive actions to employ and review

Suitable for years 7 and above

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POWER HOUR: Marginal Gains - Managing Stress

Develop strategies to identify and combat student stress

Your students will learn how to:

1. Identify the symptoms of stress
2. Develop strategies to combat stress
3. Commit to developing a balanced lifestyle

Suitable for years 10 and above

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POWER HOUR: Marginal Gains - Sport

Develop the ‘winning edge’

Your students will learn how to:

1. Identify areas which impact their performance
2. Measure their efficacy in each area
3. Plan and commit to making regular small improvements

Suitable for years 7 and above

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POWER HOUR: Inner Winner

Developing a powerful inner drive

Your students will learn how to:

1. Influence their internal dialogue
2. Build confidence and self-esteem
3. Develop a hunger for success and achievement

Suitable for years 10 and above

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POWER HOUR: Advanced Note Taking

Develop critical reading and advanced note taking skills

Your students will learn how to:

1. Read with a purpose to stay focused and on task
2. Become a critical reader, listener and observer
3. Take effective notes

Suitable for years 12 and above

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“It was very inspiring and it made me think how I could use these techniques in my school work and life outside school. It explained to me I can do anything if I put my mind to it. It was great.”

Year 9 Student

Sweyne Park School
“It gave me new ideas and techniques to use for revision that I hadn’t considered or thought about using. It made me realise that with the right techniques, revision will be a lot easier. He was enthusiastic and made me want to listen. It was really good.”

Year 11 Student

Sir William Robertson Academy

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