What is Connecting Classrooms?
With the ever changing nature of the world as we know it, socially, economically and environmentally, it’s vital that young citizens understand their rights and the world around them. Teaching them about global issues is imperative.
The new Connecting Classrooms programme, running from 2015–2018, will build the capacity of 45,000 teachers and 12,000 school leaders worldwide to support them to integrate a range of core skills into the curriculum and includes face-to-face/online learning training, professional partnerships, visit funding, template projects.
Connecting Classrooms professional development offer for teachers and school leaders in participant countries is to support them to integrate a range of core skills into the curriculum, with a focus on:
- digital literacy
- critical thinking and problem solving
- creativity and imagination
- student leadership
- collaboration and communication
Further details and online courses
Find out how the programme works online at – https://schoolsonline.britishcouncil.org/about-schools-online/about-programmes/connecting-classrooms/how-does-it-work
Online courses available at – https://schoolsonline.britishcouncil.org/connectingclassrooms-learning/