Education for Global Citizenship gives children the opportunity to develop critical thinking about complex global issues in the safe space of the classroom. It encourages children to explore, develop and express their own values and opinions, whilst listening to and respecting other people's points of view.
The key concepts of Global Citizenship, which will be integrated into the humanities are:
Children will take part in discussion and debate, role-play, ranking exercises and communities of enquiry.
Global Citizenship is an important step towards children and young people making informed choices as to how they exercise their own rights and their responsibilities to others.