Curriculum in Schools
Explore how the global dimension links into the curriculum and across different subjects in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
Global dimension and sustainable development providing guidance and support on the principles of curriculum design and useful downloads
Qualifications and Curriculum Development Agency (QCDA) Closing Autumn 2011
Developing the curriculum on how to build sustainable development into the learning experience of your pupils. Please see appropriate subsection:
Early Years Foundation, Primary and Secondary
Inclusion and Special Needs
Education for sustainable development
Information about the requirements and opportunities for sustainable development across Key Stages 1 to 4 and within the 14-19 qualifications. Now archived.
Information on areas of learning from Foundation through to Key Stage 4 including statutory requirements
Links to education in Scotland on assessment and the curriculum, supporting education for sustainable development in schools
Guidance and resources for education for sustainable development in the Scottish curriculum.
Guidance and downloads on main curriculum areas for Key Stage 3 and a range of courses that pupils follow at Key Stage 4 and post 16.
- Curriculum Advisory and Support Service
Good Practice Guide for Primary, Secondary and Special Schools (pdf)
- Sustainable Development Education Liaison Group (SDELG)
Scottish Schools discussion paper on ESD (pdf)
- Welsh Assembly Government (ACCAC. DFID, Estyn)
ESDGC Guidance Curriculum and Qualifications