Cost of the School Day eLearning course

New eLearning - for everyone challenging poverty in schools 

This new, free to access Cost of the School Day eLearning course is for anyone who has an interest in reducing costs to families, supporting learners and promoting equity in education.

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The Cost of the School Day eLearning is designed to broaden practitioner knowledge of the financial challenges families face and how schools can make a difference. You'll find lots of practical ways to support learners, key learning on child poverty, engaging interactive scenarios, film and audio material, reflections and quizzes.

Users can learn flexibly at their own pace, taking the course at a time that suits them. This course supports CLPL with a certificate of completion for users and a range of take away resources.

It's easy to get started

It’s easy to get started – click on the button below, set up a free account, and you’ll find the course in the ‘Supporting low income families’ section.

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This eLearning has been extensively tested by practitioners and received fantastic feedback:

"This course is incredibly informative and provides a fantastic one-stop resource for all professionals."

"After reading the facts, undertaking the scenarios and watching the videos I felt motivated to take action."

"Excellent course. It is very accessible and brings all the important messages together in one place."