Aims and Objectives
- Establish and develop links between the Centre for Human Rights and Citizenship Education, St Patrick’s College and the Global Dimension in Education Project in St Mary’s College
- Share practive in relation to ‘whole college’ approaches to the integration of a global justice dimension into initial teacher education
- Document current and potential pathways and opportunities for undergraduate and/or post graduate teachers to develop competencies in teaching for democratic citizenship in both colleges.
- Identify research needs in relation to the work of both centres and develop an appropriate plan in relation to initial teacher education and the global justice dimension in both colleges.