Cicera, 28, helps her children with homeschool reading.
Cicera, 28, helps her children with homeschool reading.

Global citizenship guides

These guides are the foundations of great global citizenship. They outline the key principles of taking a global approach to teaching and learning, as well as practical guidance for embedding it into your lessons.

Each guide has been created with teachers in mind and includes testimonies, teaching ideas and participatory activities to help you on your way. Whether you want to explore the world in the classroom or embed global citizenship across your whole school, we have a guide for you.

Education for Global Citizenship

Packed with creative ideas, advice and case studies to support the development of global citizenship in all curriculum areas.

A guide for schools

Global Citizenship in the Classroom

A practical guide filled with tools and ideas to increase participation and develop a global perspective in the classroom.

A guide for teachers

Teaching Controversial Issues

Young people frequently face making decisions about a wide range of issues on which there are many different views. This guide includes strategies, guidance and activities for teaching controversial issues.

Foster critical thinking

The Sustainable Development Goals

The UN's Sustainable Development Goals present "a blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all by 2030."

Deepen your understanding of education about and for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and see how global citizenship education approaches and methodologies can underpin good practice.

A guide for teachers

Maths and Global Citizenship

Consider how real world contexts can enrich maths teaching and help unlock how it can be applied.

Make global connections

Science and Global Citizenship

Deepen learners' understanding and discover practical ideas for adding a global lens to science.

Nurture young scientists

English and Global Citizenship

Ideas for learning about the world whilst improving speaking and listening, reading, writing and media literacy skills.

Capture learners' imaginations