News and Updates

News and Updates

May 28, 2018

Membership Renewals
If you are already a member of CDEC, you are in good company – nearly half of all Cumbria’s primary schools are also members! We hope that you value your membership and that the benefits are of use for both teachers’ training and in the classroom.

May 26, 2018

Changes to data protection regulation
On 25 May, new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force.

May 10, 2018

Did you know that CDEC also works with communities and businesses?
As well as our core work with Cumbrian schools, CDEC is also passionate about helping Cumbria’s communities and businesses become fairer and more sustainable entities.

May 8, 2018

Book your global learning Inset for 2019!
It's hard to believe we are planning for 2019, but it is a perfect time for you to book CDEC in for your Inset day training or twilight session.

May 2, 2018

Join us and become a member!
If you have never been a member of CDEC before, or were in the past but aren’t now, we are encouraging you to join! You should have all received a letter and an email outlining the benefits of being a member.

May 1, 2018

Global Schools project ends leaving Cumbrians as brighter global citizens
After three years of growing and developing Cumbria’s commitment to global learning, the EU Global Schools project is coming to an end. The project has worked closely with both teachers and children in a network of schools, tried to influence education policy at a county level through engagement of the LASLs and the LEA, and worked with partners in Europe to share expertise, lessons learnt and build solidarity.

Apr 30, 2018

NEW COURSE HIGHTLIGHT – Five Steps to Wellbeing Through Global Outdoor Experiences
Who isn't concerned about the wellbeing of our young people? And that of our planet? We developed this course to help you help your children deal with the pressures and challenges of everyday life. And we've linked it to exploring the wellbeing of our society and planet to try and understand how they are connected.

Apr 29, 2018

The touring Hidden Stories Shared Lives exhibition
We are delighted that the exhibition that culminated our HLF-funded Hidden Stories Shared Lives oral history project is continuing to tour the county and to be shared with more of us Cumbrians.