What is Global Citizenship Education?

The core idea behind Global Education is encouraging young people to be involved and engaged in shaping a better world. By thinking globally, children learn empathy and cultural diversity and they are encouraged to invent, innovate and campaign for change. The backbone behind Global Citizenship Education are the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals https://www.globalgoals.org

Global Citizenship is about inspiring and educating students to: THINK, FEEL & ACT.

THINK

Gain an understanding of global issues and their impact locally, nationally and internationally,

Understand and explore the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

FEEL

Develop Intercultural understanding and respect for people and human rights,

Value diversity, and learn empathy and compassion.

ACT

Follow a belief that people can bring change,

Be inspired to take action.