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Local Action for a Fairer World

Global Learning is concerned with exploring the interconnections between people and places around the world. It asks us to observe the similarities and differences that exist around our world today and relate these to our own lives.

Global Learning is not an 'additional subject' to cram into an overcrowded curriculum but goes the heart of what education is for. By including the global dimension in teaching, links can easily be made between local and global issues and young people are given the opportunity to: