Enterprise Afternoons

Aims

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Whole-school enterprise education is planned into DLE to promote economic and business understanding and enterprise and financial capability for all our pupils.

In Enterprise after

noons students will:

  • Solve problems of design whilst working within a variety of constraints
  • Describe the skills needed to solve problems & make compromises within the design process
  • Work effectively with others as a team, making decisions through negotiation
  • Produce & deliver a presentation orally with suitable visual aids
  • Evaluate personal performance to aid future developmentEnterprise_2
  • Develop sustainable skills that increase their future employability

We have 4 dedicated afternoons to develop enterprise skills. Typical activities include:

  • Visits from local Business Ambassadors
  • Product development and sales
  • Event planning and organisation
  • Developing an overall budget including sales and expenditure
  • Producing marketing materials
  • Convincing key stakeholders that this is a viable proposal