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School Tasking in the community and on the BBC!

Making outreach work fun and engaging for primary school children (and showing them University can be an exciting prospect!) WLS’ School Tasking programme is growing in popularity and reach with a recent piece on BBC News Midlands highlighting the positive impact it's havingLink opens in a new window.

Developed by WLS’s Dr Ali Struthers, School Tasking is a primary outreach programme for Widening Participation Schools that, using the format of the hit Channel 4 television show Taskmaster, aims to help to develop teamwork and creative thinking Link opens in a new window.

If you’re a Law School or WP primary school that would like to get involved with the project, you can find more information on the School Tasking website, or you can drop us an email at

Fri 20 Jan 2023, 10:22 | Tags: Impact, Staff in action, School Tasking, Outreach