Irish Aid’s National Programme for Development Education
As the national programme for Development Education at post-primary level. Worldwise Global Schools (WWGS) offers a comprehensive range of supports to enable schools to embed DE into their teaching and learning.
DE provides a powerful vehicle through which we can better understand the world we live in, and take action to change it as informed global citizens.
Worldwise Global Schools launch their new ‘Doing Development Education’ Science Guide!
This resource aims to support Science teachers to teach through a global justice lens with great educational benefits, which meets the requirements as laid out in the junior cycle Science specification, and in the (2015) framework for Junior Cycle.
Development Education theme, such as conservation of biodiversity, resource lifecycles and usage, sustainability, and energy generation and consumption, all feature in the learning in junior cycle Science and are covered in this guide.