School effectiveness

Human rights

Amnesty International UK
Comprehensive teaching resources including human rights in the curriculum and human rights education packs.

Anti-Slavery education resources
Education programme produced by Anti-Slavery International aimed at promoting human rights in schools and youth clubs throughout the United Kingdom.

Citizenship Foundation - human rights
Downloadable guide to the Human Rights Act 1998 aimed at 14-19s.

Equality and Human Rights commission
Provides advice and guidance on equality and human rights.

Compass
Manual on human rights education for young people produced by the Council of Europe.

Convention on the rights of the child
UNICEF website detailing the first legally binding international instrument to incorporate the full range of human rights: civil, cultural, economic, political and social rights.

Respect
Channel 4 website for 14-19 year olds. Features an interactive map which explores human rights violations across the globe. Includes worksheets and notes for teachers.

The Search for Peace
BBC News Online website which expores progress towards peace in Northern Ireland. Includes outlines of key events and articles on civil rights, etc.

Unicef Teacherzone
Education resources on the website of the UK Committee for UNICEF. Includes classroom activities and a “wants and needs” game.

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Last updated: 25 May 2016