REAL Projects is a new model of schooling developed by High Tech, a group of highly successful charter schools in San Diego, California. High Tech High see 97% of students go on to university, with 25% holding a degree in STEM subjects. If you'd like to work with High Tech High teachers get in touch.
Read our article in the MJ about what the Service Transformation Panel can learn from existing innovation work.
We have joined forces with Big Picture International and are looking to bring their model to the UK. Big Picture’s 67 schools in the USA (all of which are non-selective) have an overall graduation rate of 92% compared with around 66% nationally. If you're interested get in touch.
Our traineeships are a fantastic opportunity to work for a small, creative team committed to using innovation to transform public services. We are currently recruiting for a service design trainee so if you're interested in working with our design team come and join us.

Welcome to Innovation Unit

We are the innovation unit for public services. As a not-for-profit social enterprise we're committed to using the power of innovation to solve social challenges. We have a strong track record of supporting leaders and organisations delivering public services to see and do things differently. They come to us with a problem and we empower them to achieve radically different solutions that offer better outcomes for lower costs.

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Key insights from project-based learning in action: Support, leadership and effective evaluation

23rd July 2014
Guest post by Thomas Stephens, Assistant Principal - Head of English and Languages School, Rivers Academy, West London. Part of our week long blog series on project based learning in the US. ...

Key insights from project-based learning in action: Multiple opportunities for making PBL work in schools

22nd July 2014
Guest post by Thomas Stephens, Assistant Principal - Head of English and Languages School, Rivers Academy, West London. Part of our week long blog series on project based learning in the US. ...
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