Interested in developing yourself with relevant skills to tackle global themes in the classroom? Connecting Classrooms, a new global education programme, funded by the British Council and the Department for International Development (DFID), has resources for schools. It’s designed to help young people become responsible global citizens, as well as giving them the skills to work in a global economy. It offers school partnerships, professional development courses for teachers, accreditation and the chance to share best practice with international counterparts. For more information on this programme click here.