On Tuesday 16th June 2 staff and 5 sixth form students from Biddenham along with a member of staff and 5 students from Redborne Upper School and one staff member from Westfield Middle School, will be embarking on a Connecting Classrooms exchange program in conjunction with the British Council to visit our partnership school Beaufort West and two others out in South Africa.
Connecting Classrooms is a global education programme, which offers funding and resources for school partnerships, professional development for teachers, and the opportunity to share best practice with colleagues in the UK and more than 50 countries.
Over 5,200 schools and 936,000 young people across the world have participated in Connecting Classrooms.
The trip will involve tecahing in 3 schools whislt we are out there and take in the breath taking scenary and wildlife that South Africa has to offer.
If you wish to keep up to date on their movements and experiences please follow the link below to the blog that will be updated throughout their visit.