Fully-funded professional learning

Whether you’re looking for individual or whole-school professional learning opportunities, the Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning programme is here to help. Our network of experienced local and national training partners offers a variety of fully-funded courses; delivered in a way that suits you and your college, school or early years setting.

Scroll through the info below to find out more about our courses and book your place.

1. Making Connections through Learning for Sustainability

Aligned with Scotland’s education priorities and the UN Sustainable Development Goals, this award-winning, GTCS-accredited, professional learning programme supports you to develop the confidence to plan for, and implement, Learning for Sustainability in your practice: making connections at individual, setting and global levels, and inspiring your learners to collaborate on the issues that shape our world. 

Delivered as a facilitated online course for individuals, or as a whole-setting opportunity.

The next facilitated online course for individuals starts on 11th September 2020. Find out more and book your FREE place.

2. Equitable and Sustainable International School Partnerships

This course supports teachers with an existing international school partnership to:

  • use different global citizenship tools to measure the nature of their partnership and explore the impact of power, equity, strengths and challenges
  • develop a shared vision for the future and to create an action plan to develop their partnership further. 

Currently, this course is being delivered as a series of 3 x webinars.

Contact your local Development Education Centre to find out more about courses in your area.

3. Teach the Sustainable Development Goals, Skills and Values

Immerse your learners in engaging, human story-based learning experiences with Lyfta. Use their interactive documentaries to bring the outside in, and enable learners to participate in unique cultural experiences. Take part in their free professional learning course to make sure you get the most out of what their platforms have to offer – and get 12 weeks of complimentary access to them on completion of the course. Find out more and book your place.

4. Webinars

We offer a regular series of webinars on a variety of topics. These are available to all practitioners.

a. Upcoming webinars

b. Past webinars

Click on each to view the recording:

7th & 21st May 2020: Getting started with Connecting Classrooms for Global Learning

Not sure which course is best for you? Get in touch to discuss your needs.

Want to collaborate with other educators? Explore Local and Global Partnerships