Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship (in Wales) July 2008

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Summary Information on ESDGC in Wales

There is now a significant number of reports on ESDGC in Wales to be found on the ESDGC Wales website.

Information for trainee teachers and new teachers in Wales.

This is an information document to aid delivery of ESDGC in schools. This document sets out to clarify the Welsh QTS standards relating to Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship (ESDGC).

A Common Understanding for Schools

This is an information document to aid delivery of ESDGC in schools. The ‘Themes’ identified in the ‘Common Understanding’ cover the range of ESDGC and support the delivery of statutory Subject Orders, other relevant non-statutory frameworks and the 14-19 Learning Core. This document also supports delivery of the Welsh Baccalaureate. The model is well laid out and exemplified for each Key Stage.

A Strategy for Action – Updates (Jan 2008)

This document is an updated version of the Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship – A Strategy for Action. The original document was derived from the results of a recent consultation on Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship and is intended to highlight actions that will drive the agenda forward over the 3 year period of 2006-2009.

ESD&GC in Teacher Education and Training

This section is designed for those wishing to integrate ESD&GC in Initial Teacher Education and Training (ITET) and in Early and Continuing Professional Development courses. It is also aimed at individual teachers and students who wish to explore ESD&GC in more depth.