Connecting Classrooms is the British Council’s flagship education programme for schools delivered in over 30 Countries. It is jointly funded with the UK’s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO). In Nigeria, Connecting Classrooms has been delivering professional development courses (face-to-face and online) and workshops to teachers, school leaders (principals and headteachers) to give them the knowledge and approaches they need to effectively embed the teaching of six core skills across the curriculum and policy dialogue engagement with Education Boards such as Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC), States Universal Basic Education Boards, Federal and States Ministry of Education officials since 2009
In the last few weeks, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this high-quality developmental core skills courses are now delivered online to enable school leaders and teachers strengthen their knowledge and skills to create an enriching experience for their students. Core skills, sometimes referred to as deep learning skills or 21st-century skills, introduce young people to new ways of working, new ways of thinking, and new ways of living in a global world. Developing these skills will help young people grow into creative and critical citizens, ready to shape the future for themselves and future generations.
After completing these courses, to qualify for an award of a certificate, please fill this form via https://bit.ly/coreskillstrainingLevel2.