This resources digest has been put together by the Expert Group for Citizenship.
The Expert Group for Citizenship comprises teachers and others from the subject community and works together to promote best practice in teaching the revised National Curriculum. The Group is supported by the DFE.
The booklet 'Assessing Citizenship' was developed with teachers by the former organisation the QCA to support effective assessment practice in Citizenship. The booklet was produced in 2006 before level descriptions were created for the subject.
ACT has been developing a range of activities, advice and guidance to support the Global Learning Programme (GLP), which is a national initiative funded by DfID. The ACT materials include a poster that can be downloaded, enlarged and displayed in the staff room or classroom to promote the GLP and Citizenship, documents to use with senior leaders, parents and governors and planning documents for teachers in Key Stages 2 and 3. The downloads include:
ACT have developed a range of materials to support the revised National Curriculum for Citizenship 2014. This planning and observation tool will help you plan, evaluate and review the quality of citizenship teaching in lessons.
This document contains the revised National Curriuclum for Citizenship Programme of Study at key stages 3 and 4 with ACT guidance and explantory notes. It has been prepared by ACT to support the revised National Curriculum for Citizenship in secondary schools, due for first teaching from September 2014.