Why do schools need to offer 21st Century Skills?
EtonX’s 21st century skills courses complement your school’s academic curriculum and ensure that students develop the essential soft skills they will need to thrive throughout their life.
of senior managers consider soft skills equally as important as exam results.
of admissions decision-makers agreed that demonstrating soft skills should be an important part of applying to college.
(Adobe for Education, 2020)
of UK employers surveyed thought that offering lessons in soft skills at school or university would vastly improve their chances of employment.
(The HR Director, 2019)
The EtonX Future Skills Programme
Our series of short skills development courses are easy to implement at your school. All our courses are 100% online, suitable for students aged 14-20 with a B2 level of English. Each course is available in two versions: fully tutored or self study.
We deliver our courses using our customised, cutting edge technology, bringing the benefits of the physical classroom into an online environment. Our clients include:
- International schools
- English language teaching centres
- Pathway providers
- Local schools
- School chains
The EtonX Schools Service
We understand that every educational institution has different needs and one size does not fit all.
Our School Service allows you to implement our courses your way. We offer your staff access to our platform, resources for teachers and dedicated customer service and learning support.
Ying Wa Girls’ School, Hong Kong
This well-respected Hong Kong girls’ school offered our Making an Impact course for a group of 14-year-old students to improve their assertiveness and influencing skills. EtonX offered a flexible schedule for the usual 7-week course to fit around school exams.
- School solution
- Tutor Group courses
- Closed group
A state-of-the-art training centre in Bangkok, WeLearn curates innovative online programmes to enrich K-12 education. Their students joined students from other countries in our Public Speaking Tutor Group course to learn together online.
- Tutor Group courses
- Parent purchase
Le College Bilingue, Senegal
The Entrepreneurship Club at this international school was looking for a structured self-study course to support students’ project work. Our Entrepreneurship Self-Study course was integrated into a programme which included discussions with local entrepreneurs and a ‘Shark Tank/Dragon’s Den’ event with parents.
- Self-Study course
- Parent Purchase