Engagement wellbeing

Wellbeing and engagement

Hands on Learning provides an enabling space to build confidence and the support to stay connected and engage at school by finding a sense of meaning and purpose in the tasks undertaken.

Social and emotional learning

Hands on Learning supports students to develop the social and emotional capabilities essential to understanding themselves and others, and managing their relationships, lives, and learning more effectively.

Positive pathways

Ultimately Hands on Learning provides students with the conditions to flourish and an opportunity to succeed. 95 % of Hands on Learning students: finish school, get an apprenticeship, or get a job.

Socio economic return

Deloitte Access Economics found HoL has demonstrated that it is a successful and sustainable method for reengaging students with schooling reporting a $12 return to every $1 of investment.

Global recognition hundrED

Global recognition

Hands on Learning has been included in the Top 100 Global Collection by Finnish education non-profit HundrED as an inspiring education program that is innovative, impactful, and scalable.

Focused research

Read case studies, research and policy papers from The University of Melbourne, Deloitte Access Economics, Victoria University, the Australian Research Council, the Victorian Education Department and more.

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