Training & Events


Ongoing/ Upcoming Training and Events:


Register for 0nline training and events for 2021, or look back on the recordings from 2020.

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. 

BUSINESS: 9/03/21, 9.30-11.30am
VISUAL ART: 15/03/21, 9.30-11.30am
MATHS: 24/03/21, 4-6pm

Recorded Subject Specific Trainings

Click on the links below to access the recording.

GEOGRAPHY: Recording and Resources here
HOME ECONOMICS: Recording and resources here
SCIENCE: Recording here
MODERN FOREIGN LANGUAGES: Recording Here
HISTORY: Recording Here

Student Annual Conference

More Details to follow


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Completed trainings & Events:


National Teacher Training

Thursday 28th January, 9.30am-12pm

This event brought together teachers and NGOs working in the space of Global Citizenship Education to strengthen their practice through support and advice from one another.

Please find the recording for each of the days sessions below:

INTRODUCTION (Aishling)

Introduction Recording

GLOBAL CAFÉ COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE

 – Suggested Covid-19 Adaptions for GCE schools (Laura)

– Introduction to grant spending (Lizzy)

Adapting GCE Recording
Grant Spending Recording

NGO ‘SPEED DATING’ CAROUSEL 

Each organisation provided an input – sharing what they have to offer to schools. Please click on the name of the organisation to access the recording of their session and learn more.

Afri
Amnesty International
Development Perspectives
ECO-UNESCO
Financial Justice Ireland (FJI)
Global Action Plan (GAP)
Latin America Solidarity Centre (LASC)
Self Help Africa (SHA)
Trócaire
Young Social Innovators (YSI)

Thematic Workshops 

Each recording provides:
– 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.

Click on theme to access the recording:


ANTI-RACISM
ENERGY
FAST FASHION
FOOD SECURITY & BIODIVERSITY
‘LIFE BELOW WATER’
MIGRATION & DIRECT PROVISION
POVERTY
RECYCLING & WASTE
SUSTAINABILITY & DEGROWTH
TAX & TRADE
WELLBEING & HEALTH

Principal Symposium

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

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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

WWGS Introduction Webinars

These sessions have now been completed.

Please contact your Education Officer, find recording below and check out the How to Guide.

Recording of Introduction to GCE


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. 


RECORDED WEBINAR


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

See all Dates (PDF)

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