| What works

This research sets out to establish what works in the provision of personal guidance in schools and colleges and to identify the impact on young people.

In the report you will find:


A look at the impact of personal guidance in schools and colleges based on the eight Gatsby Benchmarks.

What is personal guidance?

An outline of what personal guidance is in line with the Gatsby terminology and how it provides individual support for a young person in the careers decision making process.

What impact does personal guidance have?

An exploration of the effectiveness of personal guidance based on a series of studies over the last 30 years.

What are the lessons for practice?

Examples of a developed evidence base which supports the practice of personal guidance.