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Free events showcasing global learning in your area 29 June 2017

Following four years of successful global learning activity in thousands of schools across the country, the Global Learning Programme (GLP) is delighted to invite you to a series of regional events showcasing global learning and led by local schools.


Free resource to engage your pupils during Refugee Week 21 June 2017

Monday 19 June is World Refugee Day, which marks the start of Refugee Week 2017.


Help your pupils engage with sustainability and the environment 21 June 2017

Following this year’s World's Environment Day, we’ve collated a selection of resources and CPD to support your teaching around environmental issues and sustainability.


Responding to the crisis in Syria 21 June 2017

Many schools are continuing to respond to the ongoing crisis in Syria through a range of activities within the classroom, school assemblies and various extra-curricula activities.


FREE resources on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 20 June 2017

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), or Global Goals, provide a perfect opportunity to help pupils make connections across subjects, while engaging them and deepening their learning.


Explore the concept of freedom of expression with your pupils 20 June 2017

Freedom of expression is a fundamental right stated in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Press freedom principles are celebrated all around the world on 3 May with World Press Freedom Day.


FREE UK General Election resource for Key Stage 3 25 May 2017

Give your pupils' debating activities a global perspective with a free teaching resource to help them understand how the UK election relates to global matters.


FREE World Oceans Day resource 24 May 2017

On 8 June, countries around the world celebrate World Oceans Day


Mark World Malaria Day on 25 April 20 April 2017

‘End malaria for good’ is the mission set by the World Health Organisation (WHO), calling on countries to improve access to life-saving prevention tools urgently. Take this opportunity to discuss interdependence with your pupils.


Keep the momentum going after Red Nose Day! 16 March 2017

Make Red Nose Day (24 March) the first step of your global learning journey, and deepen your pupils’ knowledge of global issues with the GLP.