Training & Events

Register for WWGS Suite of Online Training and Events for 2020/21:

Ongoing/ Upcoming Training and Events:

Thematic Online Workshops

These two hour webinars are intended for all teachers who wish to learn more about how to take a thematic approach to their GCE.

Each session will provide:
– An ‘expert’ input on the global justice issue.
– Practical advice on how to explore the global justice issue through WWGS 6 step programme (approach, good resources, videos, ideas for raising awareness and taking meaningful actions etc).
– A teacher input or case study on how they took a thematic approach to that global justice issue.

Register below:


ENGERGY: Mon 7th – WED 25th 9.30-11.30am
LIFE UNDER WATER: Wed 9th – 9.30-11.30
WELLBEING & HEALTH: Fri 11th – 9.30-11.30am

Recordings of Completed Webinars

Click on the links below to access the recording of the completed webinars. If you wish to access the resources used in the training, please contact the Education Officer in your area.

TAX & TRADE: Access Recording Here
ANTI-RACISM: Access Recording Here
FAST FASHION: Check back!
POVERTY: Access Recording Here
RECYCLING & WASTE: Access Recording Here

Subject Specific Trainings

These online two hour trainings explore how you can bring in GCE themes within your subject areas.  Using our free subject guides, it will explore how it links directly to the curriculum, offering suggested resources and activities. 

HOME ECONOMICS: 12/01/21, 9.30-11.30am
SCIENCE: 21/01/21, 11am-1pm
MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES: 8/2/21, 9.30-11.30am
GEOGRAPHY: 11/02/21 4-6pm
BUSINESS: 9/03/21, 9.30-11.30am
VISUAL ART: 15/03/21, 9.30-11.30am
MATHS: 24/03/21, 4-6pm

Global Passport Award Webinars

The webinars will introduce you to the Global Passport Award – providing tips and guidance on how to apply for the Award. 

REGISTER: Mon 18th Jan
REGISTER: Mon 22nd Feb

Completed trainings & Events:

WWGS Introduction Webinars

These sessions have now been completed.

Please contact the Education Officer in your region for the recording and supporting resources.

Contact your Education Officer

A Critical Thinking Approach to Global Citizenship Education & adapting to Covid-19

These sessions have now been completed.

Resources from the training including the video, are available for download here:

Training Resources

Principal Symposium

Each year, post-primary school management are invited to participate in this symposium which explores opportunities for Global Citizenship Education in schools.

Check back for resources

Global Passport Webinar

This recorded webinar will introduce you to the Global Passport Award – providing tips and guidance on how to apply for the Award. 


Full Calendar and Postponed Training:

Global School Partnership Training

Friday 27th November 2020 (POSTPONED)

This training takes place each November and is for schools who have a school partnership with a school in the Global South, or who are interested in establishing a partnership with a school in the Global South.

Please feel free to register and we will keep you on file and let you know when the training has a new date.

If you have any questions on Global School Partnerships please contact the Education Officer in your area.

Register Here
Education Officer

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Full Calendar

View the full upcoming calendar of events from WWGS 2020/21.

Previous Training Resources

Resources from WWGS teacher training sessions. If you’re looking for resources from a session on a particular date, you’ll find it in the below section of our Resource Library.

View Previous Training Resources