21st September – UN Global Goals STEM Summit (for S5/6 pupils and staff)

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Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire schools are invited to attend this event which is organised as a collaboration between Aberdeen Science Centre, Montgomery Development Education Centre, and our hosts, Ellon Academy.   The aim of the event is to link the UN Global Goals for Sustainable Development (www.globalgoals.org) to STEM subjects and careers.   The 17 […]

Global Goals Sculpture Trail at Hazlehead Park

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Hazlehead Primary has been working on an art project about the Global Goals for Sustainable Development.  They have created a sculpture trail which will be in Hazlehead Park for the month of May.  Each sculpture represents one of the Global Goals and they want to educate the community about the goals and what we can […]

Free unicef ‘Myths and Misconceptions’ Resource

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  Unicef have recently launched a free resource which breaks down some of the common myths and misconceptions about children’s rights which they have encountered in their work with teachers, parents and school communities through the Rights Respecting Schools Award. “Children have the right to be loved. Children have the right to make mistakes. With rights come […]