Teachers & Educators
Materials and guides for educators in formal and non-formal education.
Photo: © Clifton Rooney (2017) www.developmenteducation.ie hosts a wide range of materials and resources that cover diverse global development themes and issues. These are presented through a variety of media
Thérèse Hegarty and Patricia Kennon explore picturebooks in learning contexts and how they encourage discussions of friendship, conflict, struggle, norms, points of view, difference and injustice in a distanced way, therefore allowing sensitive issues to be discussed without direct disclosures about the children’s own lives.
**Update: check out the Human Rights Day 2020 live-blog. For starters, check out Amnesty International Ireland’s human rights education resources and the international HRE resources. There are resources for both
Team Planet: An Action Pack on Ourselves and the World Team Planet is an active learning programme focused on the themes of environment and interdependence designed for use at individual
Five quick-fire activities to get you started on teaching the issues, the debates and key ideas around World Food Day, by Colm Regan. // 2020 UPDATE: Is world hunger increasing
Peter Manning presents a brief guide to teaching inequality in a primary schools context.
An introductory guide to fiction and development
A primer on doing development education.