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Then you've come to the right place! Teachers' Corner contains all kinds of material for different age groups. Whether you want to teach your pupils about what the EU does, how it began and how it works or to debate EU policies in greater detail, you'll find plenty of inspiration here..

  • Up to 9

    United in Diversity

    A fun booklet that teaches children about EU diversity. Teachers can use it to explain the euro, and introduce children to the cultural, scientific and natural heritage of the countries that make up the European Union.

  • 9-12 years

    Let's explore Europe

    A colourful trip around Europe, covering history, geography and everything in between.

  • 12-15 years

    Europe. What's it all about?

    'Europe is somewhere else.' This provocative statement opens the first chapter of this brochure. It is, of course, not true. Being right at the heart of Europe, we naturally have many questions about what 'Europe' means and what it does.

  • 15+ years

    Consumer classroom

    Empower your students with the practical consumer skills they need for real life! The Consumer Classroom website contains a host of resources to inspire teachers – on issues from social media to citizenship and consumer rights.

Can you 'Instagram' Europe?

Every month until November 2014, send 'Instagrams' on various European themes for your chance to win a trip to Brussels and see your winning photo exhibited! There will be a new theme - and a new winner - every month.

Check out this month's theme here!


What does an enlarged EU mean to you?

How can the EU learn from the past to improve its future? What does an enlarged EU mean to you? For your chance to win a trip to Brussels and an e-reader, tell the European Commission what you think in an article or blog post.

Find out more!


See our best teaching material

The best material for primary and secondary pupils selected by educational experts from across Europe.

Play EU games

EU games and quizzes for children from 6 to 16 years old in Kids' Corner.

Network online

E-twinning is a free and safe platform for teachers to connect, develop collaborative projects and share ideas in Europe.

Participate in an EU school programme

Erasmus+ - EU programme for Education, Training, Youth, and Sport.

Compete across Europe

EU prizes and competitions for pupils.

Visit the EU

Information on how to organize a visit to one of the EU institutions.

Get information close to you

Europe Direct. Information centres on the EU spread across Europe.

Last update: 11/04/2014
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