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February 15, 2022

English and Global Citizenship Education, CPD Workshop, Feb 10th 2022

Age Group:
Junior Cycle / Senior Cycle / Transition Year
  • Climate Change / Climate Justice
  • Featured
  • Global Justice
  • Goal 1
  • Human Rights
  • Poverty
  • Racism & Prejudice
  • English
  • WWGS Global Citizenship Education

Event Date

February 10, 2022

Event Time



English and Global Citizenship CPD Workshop 2022

This workshop offers input and advice on English teachers in post-primary schools.

Workshop Resources

Video Recording

The recording provides:

  • Some tips on integrating GCE into the Junior Cycle
  • Input from author Debbie Thomas
  • Some tips on integrating GCE into the Senior Cycl

The recording is available here.


  • Here‘s the interactive version of the presentation-click on the little icons for case studies, links and tips!


Case Studies

  • Find case studies embedded in the presentation!

Other resources


Oxfam guide English_Global_Citizenship_Guide (pdf)

Oxfam also has English class specific guides on Youth around the world and Wealth Inequality

APA_Outsiders_web: The Outsiders: Children living in direct provision in Ireland (pdf)

Beyond Borders is an excellent resource to explore the issue of migration in English class. They have also developed an extension pack with excellent activities:

The New Internationalist Magazine always has a book review list but their articles are amazing to use in the classroom or to read up about an issue yourself. It’s worth getting a subscription and if you have a grant with us, you can definitely spend it on that!

Sites is very good for English teachers there’s lots of useful articles such as this one here.


Too many to fit here but -we also have a book list on our grant spending menu.

World Beyond War has a good book club and often have good debates, poetry readings etc.