Persona Education Newsletter, Nov-23
'Work Experience' and 'Getting Along With Colleagues' are two of the latest 45-60 min teacher-facilitated life challenge modules in the Persona Life Skills personal development platform, helping young people prepare for the workplace.
Persona Life Skills is the only personal development platform with personality insights at its heart, where students age 13-19 develop social-emotional skills to boost wellbeing, academic success and employability.
Preparing for work experience or a new job – whether part-time or a first step on the career ladder – can be an anxious time for young people. In our Work Experience module. pupils learn how transferable skills can help them land a desirable job, as well as the importance of time management and being adaptable. In Getting Along With Colleagues, students consider how working relationships can impact their wellbeing and performance, learning strategies to help achieve both personal and shared work team goals.
Video: Introducing Persona Life Skills social-emotional online learning
Demo webinar: Wellbeing, Academic and Careers teacher packages
Discover Persona Life Skills online Social-Emotional Learning, including new teacher packages for Wellbeing, Academic and Careers. Join our Chief Product Officer Dr Leila Khouja Walker for a 25 min demo, followed by Q&A, at 2.30pm GMT on 14-Dec-23.
A social-emotional skills Spiral Curriculum with Persona Life Skills
Spiral learning enables students to weave together new information with existing knowledge. Our pedagogy starts with students discovering their personality styles. As they develop social-emotional skills, they reflect upon their 'Persona' and how it affects their thinking, communication and behaviour, building up a robust spiral learning foundation.
Webinar recording: Career & Work Life Modules in Persona Life Skills
Missed our Career & Work Life modules demo webinar on 18-Oct-23? No problem! The 38 min recording is available on demand, in which we introduced new life challenge modules. All these modules support young people's employability with life skills such as time management, communication and adaptability.
Get started with Persona Life Skills: Choose an affordable Teacher package, or an individual Student account for Homeschooling. Or start with a School/College Free Trial for as many students as you like. No download; no installation. With ready-made modules and built-in guidance, any teacher can facilitate the learning.
Want a demo? No problem! Please complete the form, select ‘I’d like a demo’ and we will be in touch to arrange a time.
Where next on our EdTech journey?
Earlier this year we published our white paper, a Guide to Student Personal Development in Secondary Schools and Colleges.
This free PDF guide has now been downloaded over 2,600 times!
We are so pleased that so many schools and colleges around the world are benefiting from our ideas, research and case studies. Don't miss out!
The authoritative white paper provides you with evidence for adopting a Personal Development approach through Social-Emotional Learning in your school or college, with many ideas and resources.
Thank you for reading! You can also find previous issues of this newsletter here.
CEO & Co-founder
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