B&E schools and colleges use their specialist status to raise standards of achievement and the quality of learning for all their students. Business & Enterprise related subjects and activities are used to develop the whole school's academic improvement by developing innovative approaches to teaching and learning. Their curriculum is enriched and extended by encouraging economic and business understanding, enterprise activities and opportunities for pupils to follow a wide range of work related learning pathways.
They are active partners in a learning society with their local network of schools and communities, sharing resources and developing and sharing good practice. They work in partnership with the wider community, including business and industry, to enhance opportunities for lifelong learning in the context of business and enterprise.