Our Work In Schools

Our schools programmes work with both parents and students of all ages to raise aspirations and achievement whilst building confidence, developing skills and improving learning. Our specialist Spice Schools model is proven to improve individual outcomes and connect schools to their local communities.

Some of our schools partners

Engaging Pupils, Teachers and Parents: Our Work with Schools

Working across primary and secondary schools, Time Credits focus on four key outcomes: raising attainment; supporting increased literacy and numeracy; supporting transition; and community integration. Time Credits can form a focal point for student-led activity; open up new, non-traditional types of learning; improve inter-generational relationships; develop peer-led support systems; and tackle disadvantage for families.

Mark Drakeford AM: Supporting wellbeing & mental health in schools key to future life chances

Minister for Health and Social Services Mark Drakeford AM spoke passionately last week at our Resilient Schools launch on the importance of supporting young people to maintain good wellbeing and the importance of prevention.

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Bury St Edmunds Community Foundation School

St Edmund’s Community Foundation School: Crediting Parents with Respect

Parents affiliated with St Edmund's have raised over £10,000 for the school. Not only that, they give a sense of belonging to a group 'sometimes given a raw deal'.

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Alice Jordan

Alice Jordan: A Stitch in Time Credits

Teaching basic sewing skills for just two hours a time earned parent Alice Jordan the Time Credits to take her kids to theatre, swimming and even the Corn Exchange for free.

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Kings Lynn Library, West Norfolk

King's Lynn Library: Inspiring Reading with Personal Book Shoppers

This library recruits young ambassadors to plan fun activities for other young people who would not normally get involved in library services.

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Steve Williams

Steve Williams

Senior Project Manager: Schools