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*This article was written by Ms. Jacquie Ayre, Global Learning Education officer at the Liverpool World Centre (LWC), UK partner of the Get Up and Goals! project.
Below you can find extracts of the article.

This article was written by Mella Cusack, Irish coordinator of GET UP AND GOALS! In Ireland, the project is coordinated by A Partnership with Africa, with co-funding from Irish Aid. In 2018, Mella was commissioned to write the National Council for Curriculum Association (NCCA) Study of

  • They live according to the principles of sustainability
  • They bring Global Citizenship Education in class everyday
  • They act with their students to raise awareness among communities
  • They share strategies and ideas with colleagues and parents

Why should a school be sustainable and global?

Small and big events affecting our societies and personal lives are all linked to a global economy and hi-tech systems which too often, despite being so advanced, cause disruption to the ecosystem, amplify international inequalities and generate despair among populations.<

The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the examples of strong discontinuity in social life, already changing something in our way of thinking, living and teaching. 

The current public health emergency is reminding us that only one habitable planet exists, that interdependency among nations, human beings and ecosystems cannot be ignored wit

Welcome to the UK version of the Global History of Humanity

The purpose of this textbook

You have in front of you a History textbook for secondary level education that provides four things:

  • a comprehensive sweep of world history, within three linked volumes; 
  • a set of four lenses with which to vi

By participating to the campaign you will have the opportunity to become an active testimonial of the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations 2030 Agenda in the European schools.
You will become a positive influencer for your friends and for all the people living in your country and in Europe.

Recruiting rules

The first global geo-history textbook for students across Europe!

12 countries, 1 text

The Get up and goals! project provides history teachers of students aged 11-16 years with an innovative school textbook on geo-history based on a global history, (or world history) approach. The textbook w

The first Get Up and Goals! international seminar for teachers took place in Olomouc, Czech Republic, on March 21st to 23rd , where ARPOK organized an event attended by teachers from six participant countries: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Italy, Netherlands, Portug

Dear friends,

The Get Up and Goals! website is now live, and we are very excited to being able to offer you lots of information, ideas and resources to help you getting actively involved in the 17 sustainable developm

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