The International Development Education Association of Scotland (IDEAS) is a network of organisations and individuals involved in Development Education and Education for Global Citizenship across Scotland.

For all global citizenship development

  • DECs Funding

    Core funding from the Scottish Government for the Scottish Development Education Centres commenced on 1st April, 2014.

  • Stride Magazine Online!

    IDEAS’ global citizenship magazine, Stride, has gone on-line at www.stridemagazine.org.uk. Articles on global issues, practical classroom activities and useful resources.

  • Teach Global Ambassadors Website

    Our new website provides information on building capacity for global citizenship in secondary schools as well as project up-dates.

Opportunities to develop, share and reflect on practice

We will be adding some events soon, please get in touch for more information and come back to visit the site again in the near future.

Find out more and
get involved

  • Teach Global Ambassadors Teach Global Ambassadors

    Teach Global Ambassadors aims to build secondary teachers’ confidence and capacity to incorporate Global Citizenship into their teaching, enable them to support pupils to become 'active global citizens' and to lead on Global Citizenship activities within their schools and local authorities.

  • Global Learning Programme Scotland Global Learning Programme Scotland

    Global Learning Programme Scotland offers practical fully- funded support to clusters, schools and teachers to develop global citizenship across the curriculum and through whole school activities. The Programme is aimed at all sectors - primary, secondary (including transition) and special.