Childrens’ call for stronger communities; local children teach about hate crime.

    On Monday 22nd October Year 5 pupils from South Kirkby Academy became teachers to run activities with staff, parents and community leaders. The children created games, plays and art to communicate messages about identity, community, how we see people who are different, and ‘fake news’. South Kirkby’s Year 5 classes have been working […]

Schools score for Fairtrade!

Friday 22nd June saw schools from across Leeds and Wakefield come together to celebrate Fairtrade and learn about the people who make footballs at Leeds Civic Hall. This annual event, run in partnership with Leeds DEC and Fairtrade Leeds for the 8th year, featured special guest Angus Coull from Bala Fairtrade Sports balls. Pupils had a go […]

World- Class Teaching Curriculum?

The World- Class Teaching Programme is a national education project funded by the European Commision. The aim of the project is to help secondary schools integrate Citizenship, SMSC and Values Education within Maths, MFL and Science curricular. We are looking to work with a small group of secondary schools to offer FREE twilight and blended […]

Maths teachers multiply social justice

A  group of Maths teachers are working on a range of approaches to include Global Learning within their KS3 topics. The teachers are trailling and evaluating existing resources in addition to creating new materials as part of  the World-Class Teaching programme, a national education project funded by the European Commission. The project helps schools and […]