Make a Difference Challenge Teacher Training
CPD certified training giving you the skills and knowledge you need to deliver the Make a Difference Challenge in your primary school.
This training is aimed at teachers (and other staff) based in primary schools who hold a Make a Difference Challenge Annual Licence. If your school does not already have a licence to deliver the programme please purchase one from here instead of this training course. This will enable you to deliver the Make a Difference Challenge programme in your school and includes this teacher training course in the same package.
Frequently Asked Questions
“Maths and English are important, but they’re important to a purpose, and if you can think of a purpose that’s more important than improving our global community, our national community and our local community I’d be struggling to beat you.”
- Mick Waters, Former Director of Curriculum, QCA
"The Make a Difference Challenge has had a positive impact on the attitudes of young people related to community, empathy, speaking or representing their own views, giving time/money, awareness about the world around them and considering campaigning."
Independent Consultation Report by York Consulting
'The government want children to be ‘in the cockpit of their learning’, but these kids were rocket astronauts as far as their learning was concerned because they were going to the moon and back with their Make a Difference Challenge. …
Caroline Bromley, Headteacher, Lambehurst St Mary's C of E Primary
"Hello! I'm the Primary Social Action Programme Manager at Young Citizens and hope to share with you some of my passion and experience in supporting children and young people's active citizenship. As a qualified teacher, youth worker, and trainer, I truly believe that young people have no limits when it comes to achieving their goals if they have the right people supporting them."