Political Literacy – 2 part course.
Offered by Scotdec and the Scottish Parliament Education Service, this course is a unique opportunity to consider ideas and resources to support young people to become politically literate critical thinkers.
Sessions will have an input from the Scottish Parliament Education Service giving practical advice and resources to introduce your pupils to the nuts and bolts of the democratic process in Scotland. The course will also explore what we mean by political literacy and why it is relevant in Scottish education. It will use Global Citizenship approaches to address controversial issues and will include a focus on participation and pupil voice.
This course is for all teachers.
DATES: Wednesday 14 March and Wednesday 21 March 2018
PLACE: Camelon Education Centre, Falkirk
TIME: 4.15pm – 6.00pm
REGISTRATION: Please register through Falkirk Council CPD Directory
Teachers from other local authorities are welcome to attend. If you wish to please register with mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org