News

Welcome to the latest updates on developments at DECSY. Want to share your news on working with DECSY? Email jane AT decsy.org.uk

Gender Equality Charter Mark project update

The objective of this EU funded project is to create whole-school change in schools for 13–18 year olds, that will impact on young people’s expectations of gender roles and challenge gender stereotyping through the creation of a Gender Equality Charter Mark (GECM)...

Ever thought of being a Trustee? Come and join us…

Could you see yourself joining us as a DECSY trustee, or supporting us as an ‘expert consultant’ or in some other volunteer capacity? We have a particular need for people with interests in finance, fundraising or strategy but do please ask us how we could...

The Schools Linking Programme

DECSY is working as part of the Linking Network to deliver the Schools Linking Programme. The programme is running in Sheffield and Rotherham in 2017 and 2018, and its aim is to bring together sets of two classes from demographically diverse schools,...

Philosophy for Children (P4C) Practitioner Development Group

This is a group for anyone using P4C. Most of the people who come have done P4C Level 1 or 2 but anyone is welcome to come along as long as you have group or individual membership of DECSY. Date of next meeting: Thursday 23rd November 2017 4.30pm - 6pm...

The Global Goals

There are lots of great ways of engaging children in the new Global Goals - Sustainable Development Goals. For example playing this new Global Goals Campaign song by African artists in an assembly: Or showing this great animation featuring Malala...

Arrivals: Making Sheffield Home lesson plans

DECSY volunteer teachers Sam Collins (secondary) and Liz Hibberd (primary) have developed some fantastic new lesson plans to go with Jeremy Abraham's photographic exhibition and website. The secondary materials are cross curricular and would be a great way...