If Citizenship education is going to work anywhere, it needs to prove itself capable of supporting divided and hurt communities like those in Derry/Londonderry (where even the name of the City is a controversial issue – hence the two names used in
This set of free resources for the primary RE curriculum from Christian Aid incorporates several challenging and interesting activities. It helps teachers to guide pupils at ages 5 to 7 and 7-11, with activities and lively stories to meet the citizen
A very useful handbook for those working with young children. It begins by explaining what is meant by an anti-bias approach. Then there are some very good suggestions for staff training sessions which explore ways of making all children feel include
A handbook which uses biographies about black people who were part of British society to develop a mix of literacy and history skills. The contents are organised around the following themes: planning and preparation, teaching and learning, assessing
This pack tells the stories of Jessica from London, Ciano from the Philippines, Jadranka from Bosnia-Herzegovina and Daouda from Burkina Faso. The children’s stories are accompanied by activities intended to develop children’s self esteem, encourage concern for others and explore difficult issues.
A great resource for teachers interested in curriculum development with a global perspective. This is the website of Tide~ Global Learning, a network of teachers and educators mainly based in and around Birmingham, who come together to respond to the
This is a really excellent and innovative anti-racist and interactive resource of value in any secondary school or other youth/community setting. It is organised in five main interlinked sections: images, memories, people, places (Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, USA and eight key locations in the UK), and visions.
This resource pack supports teachers and others who seek to address issues of racism and diversity in schools and the curriculum. Practical and accessible, it outlines the key issues and provides clear strategies and approaches to challenging racist
In our shrinking world there’s a real case for world studies throughout the curriculum, yet many teachers feel the curriculum is so heavily loaded that there is no space left for it. This book aims to show how the teachers of primary subjects in the
A thought-provoking booklet which questions our attitudes to violence and considers how these affect the education and nurturing of children. Casts a critical look at the way children are taught “to accept violence as natural and inevitable”.