They want more than just great exam results for students and pupils; they want to develop the knowledge, skills and qualities which will help them to thrive in life, learning and work.
Our schools and Trusts are committed to sharing with and learning from each other as a way to achieve this.
OUR CORE OFFER
WE know that delivering a whole education takes courage, commitment and time.
Our core offer is designed to support you wherever you are on the journey and to help you develop your team so that they can embed a whole education in your context.
WE believe the essential knowledge on how to deliver such an education is in the system. WE exist to connect the dots; to share how schools are already delivering a whole education in their context. Spotlights showcase the stand out practice of schools across our national network.
WE sat down with Rae Snape, Headteacher of The Spinney Primary School and longstanding friend of WE, to find out about their approach to connecting to the wider ecosystem for the benefit of their whole community.
A group of school leaders visited XP School as part of the Stand Out Schools Initiative. Below is a range of their reflections and comments on XP’s stand out features, why they think it works, and their suggested next steps.
Ansford Academy is a small rural secondary in Somerset. WE interviewed their principal to find out how they are building student independence with coaching and a culture of belief in every student.
“Whole Education is an inspirational place and space for people wanting to build a broad, balanced and rich curriculum that helps young people to flourish.”
Dr James Pulle, Headteacher of Wilmslow High School
Discover the latest thinkpieces and inspiration from our team of experts and the whole education community, as well as news and updates from our national network.
All WE programmes are designed around our key principles. Find out what participants in the launch of our WE Lab Classrooms programme told us about what makes effective CPD in Rosie's new blog.
"We are a school on a journey, moving in the right direction, and our door is always open". WE speak to Paul Gallagher, Headteacher at Annecy Catholic Primary School, about leading a whole education.
WE were very excited to see 2 Whole Education schools celebrated for their great character education practice in the new DfE guidance framework.
Rachel Snape NLE, Headteacher of The Spinney Primary School
WE run a range of standalone national and regional events to provide inspiration and practical tips on delivering a whole education. We also hold a number of face-to-face days as part of our key programmes. Find out more and sign up:
See the stand-out practice at Shenley Brook End School, which has developed its ASK (attitude, skills, knowledge) framework to support pupil to support pupils.
Our year-long leadership programme continues with three dates from which programme participants will chose.
A Spring term spirals meet up to support teams delve deeper into their inquiries and peer support each other.
An opportunity for Coventry primaries to share their learning from spirals so far and plan next steps in their inquries.
An opportunity for Spirals teams focusing on exclusions to share their learning so far and plan next steps in their inquries.
The main day of our 10th Annual Conference will ask how we prepare ourselves, our schools, our students and our communities for the opportunities of the next ten years.