Links

 Other Development Education Centres in Scotland

 Scotdec

3 Alva Street

Edinburgh EH2 4PH

0131 226 1499

mail@scotdec.org.uk 

www.scotdec.org.uk

 

One World Centre

189 Princes Street

Dundee DD4 6DQ

01382 454 603

admin@oneworldcentredundee.org.uk

sally@oneworldcentredundee.org.uk
http://www.oneworldcentredundee.org.uk/

 

 Highland One World

Inverness High School

Montague Road 

Inverness IV3 5DZ

catriona.willis@highlandoneworld.org.uk

http://www.globaldimension.highlandschools.org.uk/

 

West Of Scotland DEC - WOSDEC 

759B Argyle Street

Glasgow G3 8DS

0141 243 2800

wosdec@btconnect.com

http://www.wosdec.org/

 

Conforti Institute

Calder Avenue

Coatbridge

Lanarkshire ML5 4JS

01236 607120

http://www.confortiinstitute.org/

 

All the Scottish DECs belong to  The International Development Education Association of Scotland (IDEAS) - a network of organisations and individuals involved in Development Education and Education for Global Citizenship across Scotland.

You can access the IDEAS website homepage at http://www.ideas-forum.org.uk/ 

and see the area covered by each Scottish DEC at  http://www.ideas-forum.org.uk/about-us/decs

 

 

Other Useful Websites:

Amnesty International http://www.amnesty.org.uk/

Find out about the work of Amnesty International and access their teaching resources.

British Council https://schoolsonline.britishcouncil.org/programmes-and-funding/linking-programmes-worldwide/connecting-classrooms/partnerships

Everything to do with finding and developing a global school partnership.

Christian Aid  www.christianaid.org.uk/learn

Resources for teachers and youth leaders on Christians Aids developmet work.

DEA http://www.dea.org.uk/

Links to other Development Education Centres across the UK.

Eco-Schools  http://www.keepscotlandbeautiful.org/sustainable-development-education/eco-schools

 The Eco-Schools programme provides an excellent vehicle for delivery of many aspects of the Curriculum for Excellence, particularly Learning for Sustainability.

Ethical TV www.ethical.tv

Short films and news about ethical lifestyle issues affecting people around the world.

Fair Trade Foundation www.fairtrade.org.uk

All you need to know about Fairtrade including producer photos and stories and the most up-to-date FT and product information. www.fairtrade.org.uk/schools takes you to a special schools section. Also email customer.relations@co-op.co.uk for an excellent free CD-ROM packed with ideas for integrating fair trade across the curriculum and within citizenship activities in primary schools.

Global Dimension  http://globaldimension.org.uk/

From climate change to poverty, water to fair trade, you can find extensive details of recommended teaching resources for all ages – many of these available on free loan from the Montgomery DEC.

Global Footprints  www.globalfootprints.org

For teachers and pupils - Measure your/schools’ footprint and learn how to reduce your impact on the planet.

Global Gang  www.globalgang.org.uk

Christian Aid’s educational site for 7-12 year old global citizens in the making and their teachers. On-line resources, assemblies and RE guides are also available on...

 

Learning and Teaching Scotland  www.ltscotland.org.uk

Learning and Teaching Scotland (LTS) is committed to providing world-class teaching and learning experiences for Scotland’s children and young people, the site has a raft of useful information for educators in Scotland. http://www.ltscotland.org.uk/sustainabledevelopment/index.asp a climate change Secondary web link, sharing best practice, resources including a more comprehensive school global footprint calculator and a linked education pack, video clip 'The Story of Stuff'.

Oxfam  www.oxfam.org.uk/education

Oxfam's site for teachers and children - a new perspective on the world – global citizenship, resources, on-line materials, interactive resources, links, info etc.

Red Cross  www.redcross.org.uk/education

British Red Cross website, with useful teaching resources.

SAPERE  http://www.sapere.org.uk/

Society for Advancing Philosophical Enquiry and Reflection in Education.

Click on - What is P4C? - for an easy to follow guide to Philosophy for Children.

Save the Children http://www.savethechildren.org.uk/

See how Save the Children campaigns for improve the lives of children around the world, including useful teaching resources.

Tide  www.tidec.org 

A network of teachers / educators responding to the educational challenges of global and development perspectives and human rights principles - lots of resource ideas and useful links to other sites.

UNICEF http://www.voicesofyouth.org/

UNICEF's interactive youth page, featuring the Rights of the Child and much more. The UNICEF education website is http://www.unicef.org.uk/Education/

WWF http://www.wwf.org.uk/about_wwf/working_with_schools/

A site for those working to put sustainability at the heart of school life.

Another Daddy and a Bee web site