British Council Connecting Classrooms CPD

Connecting Classrooms is a global education programme brought to you by the British Council in partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID).

As part of the programme there are a number of FREE teacher CPDCore Skills training packages, which aim to improve classroom practice and develop ideas with like-minded teachers.

In Northern Ireland, Nerve Centre will be delivering four Core Skills training packages over the next three years, which seek to improve teaching practice in key areas of interest for the NI Curriculum:Communication and Collaboration, Creativity and Imagination, Citizenship and Digital Literacy. Each training package is completed over three sessions, over one school term and combines workshops and school-based activities. Click on the banners below for further details.

Upcoming Core Skills training events:


  • Session One: Wednesday 14th September 2:00pm-5:30pm
  • Session Two: Wednesday 21st September 2:00pm-5:30pm
  • Session Three: Date TBC


  • Session One: Thursday 15th September 2:00pm-5:30pm
  • Session Two: Thursday 22nd September 2:00pm-5:30pm
  • Session Three: Date TBC

To register your interest in one of our Core Skills training packages, to request one in your area, or to find out more, contact

Professional Partnerships

On successful completion of the Core Skills CPD programme, you can take your learning further by developing a professional partnership with an overseas school. For further information and application details visit the British Council Schools Online website.

Find out more about Connecting Classrooms and British Council Northern Ireland.

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