Apply to be a Campaign Champion!
Calling all teachers – we’re on the lookout for Campaign Champions!
Do you, and your students, care about ensuring every child across the world gets a quality education? Do you know some outstanding young people who want to use their voices to campaign for change? Passionate about global learning? Want to learn new skills? Excited by learning beyond the classroom? Then this is the programme for your school!
The Send My Friend to School campaign is looking for Year 9 & 10 (aged 13-15) students to join our exciting and established Campaign Champions programme.
What does being a Campaign Champion involve?
- Teachers and students take part in a free action-packed 2 day residential campaigns training from the afternoon of Friday 23rd – Sunday 25th March
- Use what you learn to take the campaign message to the heart of government, meeting with MPs, Ministers and other high-level figures
- Be a champion for the Send My Friend to School campaign within your school and wider community by running local actions and events
- Take part in exciting actions such as our Parliamentary Action Day, high-level panel events, photo stunts, and much more!
The programme is open to students aged 13-15. Each school can put forward one application for two students plus one teacher to attend. Click here to download the application form. The deadline is the 15th December.
Still need convincing? Hear from some of our past Campaign Champion teachers on the residential training:
“We all loved it. Really well organised, great activities, guest speakers.” – Mary, 2017 Campaign Champion teacher, Sheffield.
“The sessions were jam packed full of things and they were fun, clear and had informative content. It was great to have the leaders sharing their passion and knowledge, I think it really rubbed off onto the students.” – Stewart, 2017 Campaign Champion teacher, Nottingham.
Please check our FAQ page if you have any queries.
Photo credit: Tom Maguire/ Results UK.