Peace Education Scotland are a Scottish Charity (#SC046853) who aim to advance knowledge of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction.

Our fully funded  Peace Academy is taking place on the 27 – 29 July 2018 – where you can learn about all aspects of peace campaigning work, communications, lobbying, grassroots empowerment, online engagement, fundraising and much more. Please visit this page for details & to apply for a fully funded place. If you want to volunteer please contact us.

 

Our popular educational resource “Nuclear Weapons: Yes or No” is aimed at late primary to secondary school pupils.

It has four units which can be viewed/downloaded as PDF files here:

The resource includes videos, further challenges, resources and an Added Value Unit pdf which can be selected at the teacher’s discretion to add depth and width to the topic.

image of a talking headWe welcome feedback from pupils and teachers about the packs. Please click here to volunteer as one of our school speakers or request a speaker for your school.
 

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History teacher review of materials

Many thanks to Emma Cooper, History Teacher at Farr High School, Highlands for this encouraging feedback.     Education Pack Success Hello, I am the History teacher at Farr High School, Highlands. I picked up a copy of the education packs from the … Continue reading

TED talk on nuclear war

A 15 minute TED talk about nuclear war and its implications. For the first time in decades, it’s hard to ignore the threat of nuclear war. But as long as you’re far from the blast, you’re safe, right? Wrong. In … Continue reading

Volunteers needed: Event & Admin Assistants for Youth Peace Academy Project

We are looking for a few enthusiastic people to help with the planning of our 3 day Peace Campaigning Academy for youth. This project will take place in Glasgow between 27-29 July 2018 and is a 3 day youth training … Continue reading

Nuclear Savage Film + video conference with Pacific ICAN campaigner

Mon 4 December 2017, 19:00 – 21:00, Centre for Contemporary Arts, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JD, tickets £5. Buy them here It was a Pacific island paradise…until the United States tested nuclear weapons and conducted secret human radiation experiments. Experiments … Continue reading

Resource: Ban Treaty Phobia Mindmap

New Ban treaty phobia Leaflet – an A4 mindmap exercise designed by Christian CND to explore why the UK government refuses to sign the nuclear weapons ban treaty. Great tool to use for discussions. Additional information can be printed from here and here Why … Continue reading

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