Strengthening Learning, Strengthening Lives

We help you improve the teaching, learning and leadership in your school, pre-school and college.

We are an education company founded by James Nottingham,
creator of the Learning Pit®

We are an education company founded by James Nottingham, creator of the Learning Pit®

PURPOSE: We help you strengthen your learning culture by deepening the impact of feedback and questioning; creating a more authentic role for dialogue, metacognition and student voice; improving attitudes towards challenge; and building a sense of efficacy and mindset.

RANGE: We offer keynotesconferences, on-site consultancystudy toursbookslesson ideasvideos and online support.

GLOBAL TEAM: We have 30 staff across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. Our consultants work with us full-time, guaranteeing a consistency of message, values, and pedagogy.

IMPACT: Our Challenging Learning Process leads to long-lasting, sustainable change. This 2-3-year process begins where you are and guides you to where you want to be. We help you set your vision; coach your staff; build leadership capacity; and enhance professional dialogue. We run demonstration lessons; lead PD for all staff; and provide you with in-depth progress reports to inform and reassure all stakeholders.

TAILOR-MADE: We don’t have any pre-determined programs or scripts. We start with your context then design and deliver to help you achieve your aims.

Discover the Benefits of a Challenging Learning Process

Discover the Benefits of a Challenging Learning Process

Delivering You the Best Professional Learning

Consultancy

Keynotes

Conferences

Study Tours

Learning Pit®

Lesson Ideas

Books

Videos

Delivering You the Best Professional Learning

Consultancy

Keynotes

Conferences

Study Tours

Learning Pit®

Lesson Ideas

Books

Videos

Learning Pit®

Lesson Ideas

Books

Videos

Subscription Options

Sign up to Challenging Learning to access graphics, lesson plans, home learning activities, webinar recordings, and book club events

Subscription Options

Sign up to Challenging Learning to access graphics, lesson plans, home learning activities, webinar recordings, and book club events

Join The Club

FREE

(infinite membership)
✓ Learning Pit graphics
✓ 5 Lesson Plans
✓ Invitations to Events

 

Home Learning Plan

USD 25

(per year)
✓ Learning Pit graphics
✓ All Home Learning Activities
✓ Activity Cards & Downloads

 

COMING SOON
Teacher Plan

USD 75

(per year)
✓ Learning Pit graphics
✓ Premium Learning Pit Lesson Plans (75+)
✓ Access to All Pit Podcasts Recordings
✓ VIP Invitations & Discounts on Book Clubs & Premium Webinars

 

School Plans

PRICES VARY

(According to School Size)
✓ Multiple User Access
✓ Everything from the Teacher Plan
✓ Everything from the Parent Plan

 

Join The Club

FREE

(infinite membership)
✓ Learning Pit graphics
✓ 5 Lesson Plans
✓ Invitations to Events

 

Home Learning Plan

USD 25

(per year)
✓ Learning Pit graphics
✓ All Home Learning Activities
✓ Activity Cards & Downloads

 

COMING SOON
Teacher Plan

USD 75

(per year)
✓ Learning Pit graphics
✓ Premium Learning Pit Lesson Plans (75+)
✓ Access to All Pit Podcasts Recordings
✓ VIP Invitations & Discounts on Book Clubs & Premium Webinars

 

School Plans

PRICES VARY

(According to School Size)
✓ Multiple User Access
✓ Everything from the Teacher Plan
✓ Everything from the Parent Plan

 

Are There More Plans?

Our other services include individual and small-team coaching; keynotes tailored to your context; additional online and printed resources; and webinars for your teams. These are on a commissioned-only basis so please get in touch if you are keen. All these services also form part of our Challenging Learning Process.

Challenging Learning Process

 

Plan Discounts

We offer discounts to: a) staff who have taken part in a Challenging Learning Process; b) members who wish to renew for additional year(s); and multi- or bulk-buy orders. Please contact us for details.

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Significant & Sustained Impact

Award-winning consultancy for schools, pre-schools and colleges

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nhi_H6Th868&feature=youtu.be
Significant & Sustained Impact

Award-winning consultancy for schools, pre-schools and colleges

Discover More

We Help You Make the Changes You Want

We don’t have any pre-determined programs or scripts. Instead, we begin by understanding your context and strengths, and then help you to fine-tune what you already do.
The gains achieved by the 450+ schools and pre-schools in 11 countries that have so far used our processes to strengthen learning include:
  • Increased staff engagement and satisfaction;
  • Improved student motivation, resilience and curiosity;
  • The development of a shared language for learning within and between different organisations;
  • Better use of feedback, questioning and dialogue to enhance student learning;
  • A healthier attitude towards challenge, progress and achievement.

Stronger Learning for Stronger Lives

Our Vision and Values

Stronger Learning for Stronger Lives