Quintin Kynaston School
Education, co-educational state secondary school.
Quintin Kynaston School, London
Pupils, teachers and parents
Increase participating pupils knowledge and understanding of self-control and help them develop improved self-control habits.
- Pupils participating in the Tougher Minds programme developed a better understanding of self-control, and were better able to deploy sophisticated self-control techniques than non-participants.
- Pupils also cited improved motivation and understanding of how to change behaviour and habits.
- Parents involved in the programme reported improved understanding of how self-control could benefit their own lives. Parents also reported enhanced relationships with their children.
- School staff reported improved behaviour and approaches to learning by pupils.