Understanding 1917 & Beyond

Understanding 1917 & Beyond

Understanding 1917 And Beyond is a hub of downloadable content and information related to the events of 1917-22 including their causes, consequences and on-going legacy today. You will find a wide range of learning materials, downloadable lesson packs and links to explore.

This resource provides opportunities to address the topics listed below within the Northern Ireland Curriculum (including Cross-Curricular Skills and Thinking Skills & Personal Capabilities).

The aim of this resource is to present teachers and learners with the tools to ensure that 1917 and beyond is seized as an opportunity to learn and reflect on a tumultuous era in our past in order to inform our future, and to develop learning in a positive, inclusive and constructive environment.

Teaching Controversial Issues

The events of 1917 and Beyond can be challenging in some learning contexts. Read and download CCEA’s guidance notes for teachers around dealing with sensitive and controversial issues in the classroom.

Understanding 1916

Similar to this resource, 'Understanding 1916' is a hub for some of the key learning aids and information sites related to the main events of 1916, to their causes and consequences and their ongoing legacy for us today.

Areas of Learning