Global Maths: Essential skills for young global citizens

Global Maths: Essential skills for young global citizens

Maths can help your learners better understand different people, places and patterns in the world. Teaching it with a global angle can also give an insight into how maths can be applied and used to address and inform real issues in the world today.


  • To recognise how children’s mathematical skills can be enriched by using real life local, national and global contexts
  • To find and access high quality global learning maths resources for practical classroom activities
  • To explore ways to develop pupil critical thinking skills in relation to data and global statistics
  • To explore opportunities of linking maths with current world events

Who is this for?

Primary Maths Leaders
Key Stage 1 and 2 Class Teachers

Course dates

With Westmorland and Furness Council: Thursday 25th January 2024 // 2pm-4pm // zoom

Use code WFC PD 21  and either

With Cumberland Council: Thursday 23rd November 2023 // 2pm–4pm // zoom

Use code CSD 23 22 and either