British Council International School Award
Green End / Ladybarn primary school has just been awarded the full International School Award from the British Council!
The International School Award is a badge of honour for schools that do outstanding work in ensuring that the curriculum has the thread of Global Citizenship (Diversity, including international school links, Globalisation, Social Justice, Peace and Conflict and Sustainability) running through it, so that young people gain the cultural understanding and skills they need to live and work as global citizens.
British Council Chief Executive, Sir Ciarán Devane, said: ‘The school’s fantastic international work has rightfully earned it this prestigious award. The International School Award is a great chance for schools to demonstrate the important work they’re doing to bring the world into their classrooms. Adding an international dimension to children’s education ensures that they are truly global citizens and helps prepare them for successful future careers in an increasingly global economy.’