The Connecting Classrooms programme provide an opportunity to schools in Pakistan to connect with the schools in the UK. The partnership offers the teachers and young people the chance to collaborate directly with their international peers, bringing challenging global issues to life and creating meaningful cross-cultural relationships.
Connecting Classrooms is a British Council managed programme working in over 50 countries that offers school partnerships, professional development courses, accreditation and the chance to share best practice with international counterparts. The programme is working in Pakistan since 2007 and has so far connected 200 schools with the schools in the UK, provided training to 1,500 teachers and engaged 40,000 young people with global audience, social action and other projects.
Connecting Classrooms is designed to help young people learn about international themes and become responsible global citizens. It facilitates partnerships between schools in the UK and other countries, providing educational benefits for young people around the world. Having a good grasp of global issues and of development is an important part of young people’s education and supports them to develop into good global citizens for the future.
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