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WEBSITE: Amnesty International (Ireland) – education section


Education section of the well-known human rights NGO Amnesty International from the Ireland office; its resources are divided between primary and post-primary. The site offers 3 key resources (designed by teachers) for use in the primary classroom; the Right Start is designed for use with Junior Infant to 2nd classes while Lift Off is for 3rd and 4th class and Me, You Everyone is for 5th and 6th class. The site also offers 6 resources for post-primary level including materials for CSPE and Geography plus theme-based resources (e.g. Universal Declaration and the death penalty). Overall, excellent human rights focused materials easily adaptable beyond the school context.

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