S4-S6 Group Personal Development Classes

The course is for senior secondary students (S4-S6) who want practical tools to help them realise their ambitions.

Why Study This Course?

In this course, you will build a vision for your future using a practical approach to personal development. You will set and achieve goals, build focus and develop effective organisational skills. You will also ask key questions like:

What do I care about? 

How does that define my goals? 

How do I get from here to there?

Key Outcomes

  • Set achievable goals
  • Learn to self monitor 
  • Use the feedback cycle to improve


Seven Lesson Summary

Week 1 Quiz. What do you value? What do you know? What are your habits

Week 2  Defining goals

Week 3  Making things measurable & keeping track

Week 4  Monitoring and evaluating 

Week 5 Monitoring to improve

Week 6 Test. How much do you know now?

Week 7 Review. What have you learned? What to review? What are your next steps?


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Key Course Information

Course Start Date

6th January 2021


Lesson Time

Wednesdays at 8.15pm

Course Duration

7 x 55 Minute Lessons Weekly

Course Price

£87.50 for Full Block (Includes all 7 Lessons).


  • Create a set of clear, positive aims/goals.
  • Develop self-awareness and  a self-monitoring system
  • Use the feedback cycle to self-evaluate and improve.

Why Take S4-S6 Group Personal Development Classes

Give your child the upper hand


  • Set achievable goals


Learn to self monitor

Apply the Feedback Cycle

Discover and apply the  effective feedback cycle.

About your class tutor


Maths | English | Study Skills

Chris established Learning Better in 2017 to offer a new dimension to the education sector. Within the Learning Better team, Chris leads on tutoring maths, English and study skills. His expertise lies in implementing goal oriented personal development.

Chris studied at the University of Edinburgh before qualifying as a teacher of maths with a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the University of Birmingham and becoming a member of the Association of Teachers of Mathematics. Chris taught English around the world, most recently for the British Council in Hong Kong where he pioneered work on independent learning.

Chris is also a certified yoga teacher. His approach to education combines rigour with mindful practice to help students learn better and feel better.

When he’s not teaching Chris enjoys mentoring with MCR Pathways and developing his yoga practice.

    1-1 Tutoring

    Prefer a 1-1 Tutor?

    Learn on a one-to-one basis for the highest level of support and the fastest improvements. Every lesson is customised around the student’s individual needs.

    Our teachers are experienced, qualified and include authors, SQA markers, department heads and subject leaders.

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    Our next block, will focus on Scottish Set Text skills to enable you to approach this section with confidence and a clear, detailed, realistic plan of how to be successful.