Grace Benati, Research and Communications Officer at Positive Negatives introduces Why Comics? and explains how it can encourage pupils to engage with and reflect on global issues.
Why Comics? Education Charity brings contemporary humanitarian and social issues (such as racism, conflict, migration, bullying, trafficking and climate change) into the classroom through interactive literary comic books based on real-life testimony.
As another New Year arrives we may be looking for ways to live a better life. We could start by explore concepts of kindness, compassion and empathy. So here are a few ideas and pointers to bring those qualities into the classroom and inspire your students.