What is Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning?

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Understanding the big issues that shape our world has never been more important.

Issues like health and well-being, climate change, gender equality, and how to live sustainably affect – and connect – us all; wherever we are in the world.

Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning supports schools across the globe to collaborate locally and internationally on and learn about these big issues. It helps teachers and pupils to enhance and develop the confidence, skills, knowledge, values and attitudes they need to thrive in an increasingly interconnected world – and create positive change as part of a whole-setting approach to Learning for Sustainability.

What does it offer?

There are a host of learning opportunities and support on offer through the Connecting Classrooms programme. Whether you want to collaborate with other schools locally and internationally, or you’re looking for personal development opportunities, you can tailor your journey to suit your needs and priorities, thanks to the programme’s flexible range of elements. It’s completely adaptable to your needs no matter what your role, the subjects you teach, or your whole-school priorities.

Co-funded by the British Council and the Department for International Development (DfID), the programme offers:

Want to know more? Go to How to take part