Learning for Life and Work

Learning for Life and Work (LLW) is central in helping young people develop the fundamental skills, knowledge, qualities and dispositions that are pre-requisites for life and work. This area of learning contains the contributory strands of:

Global Dimension Global Dimension

We have developed these resources to encourage pupils to explore the Global Dimension within their learning at Key Stage 3. The Global Dimension incorporates the key concepts of global citizenship, conflict resolution, diversity, human rights, interdependence, social justice, sustainable development and values and perceptions.

Developing UICT in Learning for Life and Work Developing UICT in Learning for Life and Work

A teacher guide which identifies rich opportunities that occur naturally for the development of Using ICT skills in a range of Learning for Life and Work resources.

Learning for Life and Work through English Learning for Life and Work through English

The purpose of this resource is to demonstrate how English teachers can deliver aspects of Learning for Life and Work in their classroom.

Learning for Life and Work through Maths Learning for Life and Work through Maths

The purpose of this resource is to demonstrate how Mathematics teachers can deliver aspects of Learning for Life and Work in their classroom.

Developing Communication Skills in Learning for Life and WorkDeveloping Communication Skills in Learning for Life and Work

This document highlights where Communication skills can be developed in Learning for Life and Work activities and provides guidelines for teachers on how to help pupils improve their skills.

STEMworksSTEMworks

An exciting new website developed to support learning and teaching at Key Stage 3 of STEM related subjects including Science, Technology and Design, Mathematics, Home Economics and Employability.

Useful Links

Global Learning Programme - This website provides schools with resources, case studies and information on local training that will support them to educate for a fair and sustainable world through all areas of the curriculum.

Aim, Aspire and Achieve - A thematic unit which helps schools celebrate the Olympic and Paralympic Games (but can be adapted to celebrate other international sporting events.

Downloads

Learning for Life and Work Guidance Booklet
872.25 KB - uploaded 06-02-2014
Teaching Controversial Issues
2.24 MB - uploaded 09-04-2015