Supportive text messaging to encourage student success

Today, the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) has announced that they are funding three interventions to help improve outcomes for 16-18-year-old students who are resitting their GCSEs. We are excited that the social support intervention we’ve developed is one of them. Many of us might take for granted that someone in our lives cares about our learning and will regularly talk to us about it. If we didn’t have that someone, be it a parent, or someone else, our education might have panned out differently. We’ve all experienced what it feels like to struggle with something and not know who to turn to. ….[READ]