Global Learning Programme

Supporting mathematics teaching through global learning

Looking for more mathematics resources? Using global issues gives pupils the opportunity to apply their learning in relevant contexts – supporting engagement and skills development. Here is a selection of free numeracy/maths resources from the Global Learning Programme (GLP) that can support your teaching:

If your school isn't one of the thousands of schools in England already registered for the GLP and benefiting from the funding for CPD,* curriculum guidance and resources available, simply register your school today for free! But don’t delay − GLP-funded courses must be booked by 29 March 2018 and attended by 1 June 2018.

Additional resources and teaching ideas

Additional GLP-approved resources and guidance to support numeracy/maths teaching can be found via the following webpages:

GLP-approved CPD

You can use GLP fundingworth up to £500 to pay for attendance at a wide range of accredited CPD courses. Our CPD Calendar offers a variety of courses to help you incorporate global learning into your classes – including a wide selection of ‘flexible’ courses (which can be arranged for a time that suits you):

*The GLP is funded by the UK government. All schools can join the programme, but funding is only available to Key Stages 2 and 3 in state schools in England. The deadline to book onto GLP-funded CPD is 29 March 2018, and courses must be attended by 1 June 2018. The GLP in England (GLP-E) is managed by a consortium of partners: Pearson (lead), Geographical Association, UCL Institute of Education, Oxfam UK, Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), SSAT and Think Global.