Social-emotional life skills e-learning for schools and colleges

Persona Life Skills – our student wellbeing e-learning platform for secondary schools and colleges – uses a unique personality insights framework to help teenagers navigate their life journey. Build your students' social-emotional life skills, in PSHE or tutor groups in school, or in blended or remote learning.

Join us on our mission to boost the wellbeing and success of young people.
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Boost social & emotional wellbeing.

Boost social & emotional wellbeing.

Student wellbeing is now at the top of every secondary school’s agenda, and has become an important priority for Ofsted and ISI.

 

Persona Life Skills helps build your students’ wellbeing by developing their social and emotional life skills, including being realistic, communication, open-mindedness, self-control, problem solving and resilience.

Help your pupils navigate their life journey.

Help your pupils navigate their life journey.

The Persona Life Skills personality insights framework is social, practical and memorable.

 

Combined psychology and pedagogy drives our curriculum, guiding pupils to know themselves, understand others and make better decisions. Monitor their progress on this journey in our real time dashboard, at whole school, cohort, group or individual levels.

Reduce teacher workload.

Reduce teacher workload.

Designed for the classroom, blended and remote learning, the Persona Life Skills e-learning platform is hosted in the cloud.

 

Easily accessible with just a browser on Chromebook, Surface, laptop, PC or tablet, our ready-made modules, built-in onboarding and real time guidance, mean any teacher can facilitate the learning and reduce their lesson-planning workload. And there’s no marking.

E-learning your students will use
– for life.

The personality insights approach at its heart makes Persona Life Skills unique. Our social, practical and memorable framework helps students understand that everyone has a mix of personality styles influencing how we think, communicate and behave – and that this often changes over time, especially when we are young.

 

Our technology enhanced curriculum guides students in using the framework – which is built upon solid behavioural science research evidence – to develop social and emotional life skills, helping them adapt to different situations and build more productive relationships, which in turn boosts their wellbeing.

 

Improved wellbeing means more agency and purpose, better academic attainment, greater employability and more life satisfaction.

E-learning your students will use <br />– for life.
89% of young people want more life skills learning

89% of young people want more life skills learning

9 out of 10 young people age 16-25 believe essential life skills should be taught in schools and colleges (source: Skills Builder/YouGov).

 

Over 20% fall in wellbeing from age eight to age 16

Over 20% fall in wellbeing from age eight to age 16

Average wellbeing at 16 is 21% lower than at 8, with girls’ wellbeing as much as 26% lower, and boys’ wellbeing 16% lower (source: EduKit/SchoolDash).

Causal link between life skills and wellbeing

Causal link between life skills and wellbeing

A review of 17 research studies found a robust causal link between developing life skills and improved social and emotional wellbeing (source: The Centre for Education & Youth).

Who we work with

Ansford Academy

Principal

We love the impact Persona is already having in the life of our school community. Just having a shared language we use when talking about our self is a huge step in the right direction. I would recommend more schools take a look!

Prior Park College

Mathematics Specialist

You have an algorithm that is very accurate. I look forward to sharing the results with the children.

Samantha de Senna Fernandes

Teenage blogger and author of 'Teenagers, Wake Up!'

As someone who is keen on personal development, I find Persona very educational and insightful. It is a great platform for everyone to self-reflect, improve and learn new things about themselves and others.

Stanchester Academy

Headteacher

I can see how Persona fits into our existing focus on building student character and would absolutely wish to trial it next term.

Wellsway Multi-Academy Trust

CEO

An e-learning approach to life skills would be a lot easier than finding teachers with the ability to deliver it.

Ansford Academy

Principal

Persona is central to our commitment to knowing our students as individuals and making sure they have the best experience of school and learning.

Ralph Allen School

Head of Wellbeing

If you understand yourself and others better, you’ll be far more productive, in school and in the workplace.

Palladian Academy Trust

CEO

Wellbeing is our most fundamental value. In fact it’s our moral duty.

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College

Student, Year 12

Persona helps develop skills such as communication through understanding different personalities, and how that applies to both yourself and to others.

elc International School

Head of Student Welfare

What a brilliant resource. Looking forward to workshop!

Clifton College

Head of PSHE

Staff and students have enjoyed and benefitted from the platform, and the Persona team have been incredibly supportive.

PSHE Solutions

Director

Persona allows students not only to enhance their attainment in some traditional measures, but also their self-worth and the 'soft skills' which are crucial to wellbeing, further study and employability.

Eastbury Community School

Equality & Wellbeing lead

The Persona Life Skills resources couldn't come at a better time, in my opinion.

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