Global Learning Programme Wales


GLP-W Resource of the Month: Celebrating the European Day of Languages 15 September 2016

26th September - European Day of Languages

Held every year to celebrate linguistic diversity and promote language learning, European Day of Languages is in keeping with Global Futures – the Welsh Government’s plan to improve and promote modern foreign languages and its ambition for Wales to become a “bilingual plus one” nation. 

NEW bilingual resources to follow up the World's Largest Lesson 2016 14 September 2016

Further engage your pupils with Global Goal 5 for gender equality with activities targeted at Key Stages 2 and 3 that support literacy, numeracy, geography, PSE and ESDGC.  

NEW resource: World's Largest Lesson 2016 05 September 2016

Get ready for the World’s Largest Lesson (week beginning 19th September, 2016)

The World’s Largest Lesson is an initiative which aims to ensure that all children, everywhere, learn about the Sustainable Development Goals. This year, the focus is on Goal 5 “Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.”

GLP-W is keen to support schools in Wales to deliver the World’s Largest Lesson and has facilitated translation of the relevant resource into Welsh.  

FutureLearn Courses 25 August 2016

Attention all teachers

Oxfam - Stand as One rally in Swansea 13 July 2016

Oxfam Cymru invites Swansea schools to participate in Stand as One refugees rally in Swansea

NEW RESOURCE: Bringing Data to Life - Statistical approaches to global issues 12 July 2016

In partnership with Oxfam, Think Global have recently published a new maths resource Bringing data to life -statistical approaches to global issues. 

NEW resource: Olympics 2016 14 June 2016

The 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games begin on 5th August in Rio de Janiero, Brazil.

Safe Havens and New Challenges Workshop 27 May 2016

The Global Learning- Programme Wales, working in partnership with Show Racism the Red Card, is offering a free course in Llandudno on 28th June. The training is designed to improve teachers’ knowledge and understanding of population movements including refugees and asylum seekers, and empowering them to tackle prejudice and racism in school.

NEW resource: Euro 2016 19 May 2016

The UEFA Euro 2016 finals kick off in France on 10th June.