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School of Hard Knocks

School of Hard Knocks delivers programmes aimed at pupils between the ages of 13 and 16 who have been subject to exclusion in the past, are educationally disengaged or face possible permanent exclusion.

School of Hard Knocks delivers programmes aimed at pupils between the ages of 13 and 16 who have been subject to exclusion in the past, are educationally disengaged or face possible permanent exclusion. They deliver to 100 children across schools in deprived areas of London, Cardiff and Fife where they use rugby together with their psychologically-based individual development and 1-on-1 mentoring programme to work on issues like low confidence, poor self-control, difficulties with social cohesion and problems communicating effectively.