Be the Change - Short Course

A short course to allow your school community to be the the change they wish to see in the world, by achieving all 17 of the SDGs.

Goal 3: Good Health & Wellbeing

Goal 4: Quality Education

Goal 15: Life On Land

100% Free Course

What is this Course About?

This short course will allow your students to embark on the mission to convince your community that small changes can have a huge impact!

Students will first discover their place in the world and understand the interconnection and impact of all actions we take.

Your students will then collaborate to persuade the community to change the way they live to make the world a better place for everyone.

Once the students have begun to see the impact of their work, they will collate their ideas and reflections and present these to the rest of the world to read!

Finally, children all around the world will be invited to spend their day listening to 17 keynote presentations delivered by 17 groups of amazing children from around the world (as judged by our selection panel), who have proven that change starts with us and that little actions within our local community can have a big impact globally.

What is in this Course?

This short course will see students working collaboratively to create change within their local communities, with an aim to complete 170 actions that are in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The students will use purpose-based educational activities to create and evaluate change within their community and beyond. All students will be invited to attend the global World Children’s Day Upschool Conference on November 21th each year.

Teaching Program

In our free differentiated teaching program based on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), students are exposed to real-world learning activities that help them understand and address the complex challenges facing our world today.

Through hands-on projects, and other interactive experiences, students are able to connect the concepts they learn in the classroom to the real world and see the impact of their actions on their communities and the environment.

By differentiating instruction based on the diverse needs and interests of each student, our program helps ensure that all students are able to fully engage with the material and develop a sense of ownership over their learning.

Download yours below and help your students feel empowered to become active and responsible global citizens who are equipped to make a positive difference in the world.

Real World Learning

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a set of global goals adopted by the UN in 2015 to guide efforts towards a more sustainable and equitable future for all. These goals cover a wide range of issues, including poverty, hunger, health, education, and climate change. One of the key goals of the SDGs is to ensure that all children have access to quality education, which is essential for their personal and societal development. This includes providing children with the knowledge, skills, and values they need to become responsible and active citizens who can contribute to the well-being of their communities and the planet. By engaging children in real-world learning activities related to the SDGs, this course aims to help them understand the complex issues facing our world and empower them to take action to create a more sustainable future.