Education Roundup: September

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A look at news, practice and resources from around Scotland. This month, learn more about sharing your pupils’ love of books with African schools, and more exciting ideas and resources.

Online resource of the month - 1

Ever thought about donating books to an African school? The Pelican Post website makes this task easier, helping you to find a school to donate to and giving advice and help with delivery.

Online resource of the month – 2

Thursday 11th October is International Day of the Girl. Globally, one in three girls still misses out on an education due to the constraints of poverty. This day provides an opportunity to focus on the importance of education to girls, and the Plan charity has made teaching resources available through the TES website.

Lesson idea of the month

The Growing up with Loch Leven project is a great source of inspiration to any teacher wishing to engage their pupils in the history of their community. Featured on Education Scotland’s website.

Are you a teacher who loves reading?

If so, have a read of this free ebook in our CPD Toolkits section, and learn how you can model yourself as a reader to your pupils!