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Barnfield Skills Academy perfect for the young entrepreneur of today!

  1. 1. Barnfield Skills Academy perfect for the youngentrepreneur of today!(PRWEB UK) Selfconfidence 29 November 2012Barnfield Skills Academy has been awarded an impressive good rating following its first fullOfsted inspection.Ofsted said Barnfield Skills Academy (Studio School) provides a wealth of opportunities andexperiences for 14 18 year old students and has pioneered an innovative project-basedapproach to learning that suits Selfconfidence the needs and entrepreneurial aspirations of itsstudents.Representatives from the education watchdog visited in October to observe lessons and speakto students about their learning experience.Inspectors praised the Academy for ensuring Selfconfidence students make outstandingprogress from their individual starting points.And Ofsted were quick to recognise the difference that the unique learning environment hasmade to students.The report Selfconfidence reads: The most powerful testaments are provided by formerstudents who speak in glowing terms about how their lives have been changed by their twoyears at the studio school.The inspectors Selfconfidence also highlighted the fact that students feel safe in the Academyand that their self-confidence is fostered through experiences of regularly welcoming a range ofvisitors and employers.They praised the wrap-around Selfconfidence teaching and extra support from staff includingweekend revision sessions a unique provision across the Federation and summer schools. 1/2
  2. 2. The success of such a school in the heart Selfconfidence of Luton was attributed to the determined leadership of its Chief Executive (Sir Peter Birkett) in realising its vision. Inspectors noted that all staff and governors Selfconfidence of the Academy strive for constant improvement, both in the quality of teaching and seek every opportunity to enhance students learning and experiences. Ofsted also highlighted the benefits Selfconfidence of being part of the Barnfield Federation saying: The strategic development of the studio school has been remarkable. The clear vision and committed collaboration across the Federation have secured Selfconfidence high quality provision for students, many of whom might otherwise have failed to realise their potential. Barnfield Chief Executive Pete Birkett said: I am very proud of what Selfconfidence has been achieved by the Barnfield Skills Academy in such a short period of time, the Principal, senior team and staff work tirelessly to ensure the best Selfconfidence possible outcomes for every student. Over the coming months, we will further strengthen our specialist zones in retail, hospitality and airport operations alongside real-world work experience placements. Selfconfidence Selfconfidence Selfconfidence Related Selfconfidence Press Releases 2/2Powered by TCPDF (