Education unlocks skills and employment

Teaching Resources

There are 1.2 billion young people aged 15-24 years in the world, around one-sixth of the global population. 

Education is critical in providing the life skills young people need for a rapidly changing and complex world.

With links to subjects such as PSHE and citizenship, these fun and flexible activities for ages 7-11 explore the skills young people need to be effective change makers in their lives, their communities and the world around them.

  • Think critically about your personal skillset.
  • Work collaboratively to rank different types of skills according to how important they are.
  • Consider how skills and jobs can help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
  • Discuss what and who can help us to learn skills and investigate potential barriers.
  • Take action to develop your own skills and those of the people around you.

Education Resources

Download the resource for ages 7-11
Download the resource for ages 11-16
Download the slideshow for 7-11
Download the slideshow 11- 16
Download the UK Curriculum Links for ages 7-11
Download the UK Curriculum Links for ages 11-16

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