The British Council’s Connecting Classrooms fund has opened up for applications and schools have until 29th July 2016 to apply.
Grants of £3,000 are available to enable teachers who have completed the British Council’s ‘Teaching Core Skills’ training programme to visit a partner schools overseas. Each visit will involve participating in an event, arranged in country by the British Council. The events will bring together schools from the UK, their partners and other local schools to share experiences and good practice of implementing core skills within the curriculum. Schools participating in the connecting classrooms programme will have to work with a schools based in one of the following countries:
- Sri Lanka
- Middle East & North Africa
- Sub-Saharan Africa.
To be eligible to apply, the UK will have identified a partner school in one of these countries.