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August 17, 2022

Building Your GCE (Starter Schools/ Teachers), Online Workshop, Oct 25th and 26th 2022

Age Group:
Junior Cycle / Senior Cycle / Transition Year
  • Digging Deeper
  • ESD
  • Global Citizenship Education
  • Global Justice
  • Scaffolding
  • Citizenship
  • WWGS Global Citizenship Education

Event Date

Oct 25th and 26th 2022

Event Time

4.30-6.30pm (Oct 25) / 9.30am-12pm (Oct 26)


Online / Zoom

Building your GCE (Starter Schools/ Teachers) Workshop 2022

This training is designed as a follow-on training from the ‘Starter Workshop’ to learn more about a critical approach to GCE. Included is a recap of the starter training and last’s years theme of ‘Degrowth’. If you haven’t watched the ‘Starter Workshop’ yet, we suggest watching this first here.

Workshop Resources

Video Recording

In this training, we look at the Guiding Principles of GCE, a soft versus critical approach to GCE, how to ‘Dig Deeper’ and how to scaffold our activities with a critical approach in mind. It includes some activities and group work to move from theory to practice. 

Access here the recording of the ‘Building your GCE’ training.


Please find the presentation here.

Alternatively, you can download the pdf version of the ‘Building your GCE training’ presentation here.

Activity resources

Activity documents (download to edit):

WWGS Guides

Other resources

Resources in pdf


Gesturing Towards Decolonial Futures: Methodologies and theory to explore global issues from a decolonial perspective including the mentioned ‘Bus Methodology’ and ‘The house modernity built’ cartography.

Past training recordings

All of our previous subject CPDs recordings are here. We can certify them for anyone who would like to do them by watching them back. They’re available here.

Previous training mentioned: 

Upcoming trainings

Here you can register for the Fairtrade Webinar.



Podcasts on GCE related issues

Taking Meaningful Action

Black and Irish – Template to email your local TD calling for anti-racism training to become an essential part of teacher training

Taking Meaningful Action (National Youth Council of Ireland resources)

Resources related to Fairtrade and Trade Justice


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