Think Global is very excited to announce the launch of this year’s Global Educator of the Year Award. This award recognises educators who have gone above and beyond in raising awareness and deepening understanding of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and encouraging young people to take action.
Think Global is currently working with two organisations to develop relevant, targeted resources for teachers that promote critical thinking and develop understanding of social and global issues.
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We've been really busy working with our partners to advocate for global learning in the UK. Here's a summary of some of our recent activities.
Grants are available to community groups in Mid Sussex District and South Yorkshire for projects that support community activity or engage young people in ongoing regular volunteering.
We were delighted to be joined by experts from The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) for a free webinar on the 6 February to introduce the PISA 2018 Global Competence Framework. In case you weren't able to join, you can view the webinar on YouTube: bit.ly/2oywSCt
As part of our Start the Change project we interviewed students and teachers about these issues. The findings raise interesting questions around ways of supporting teachers to create safe spaces for discussing often difficult and controversial topics.
Think Global are working with New Philanthropist Capital on a project to measure our impact. Our aim is to raise the profile of global learning amongst funders and educators, as well help us to learn what we do well and where we can improve.
We are very pleased to share the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) recent announcement of the launch of the new PISA Global Competence Framework.
New Internationalist’s Ethical Shop will be offering up to 50% saving on selected products in their New Year sale, starting on 1 January 2018.