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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.

  • Teaching material 2014/2015

    Recommended by educational experts

    Teaching material 2014/2015 selected by educational experts from across Europe.

  • Ages 15 and over

    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.

  • Ages 12 to 15

    Europe in a nutshell

    The story of Europe told on six pages, covering its geography, history, how the EU has developed and how it works today.

  • Ages 9 to 12

    Let's explore Europe

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

  • Up to 9 years

    Tom and Lila

    Take your students on exciting adventures with Tom and his friend Lila the fox in this series of books about the environment.

So similar, so different, so European!

What is your experience in an enlarged EU? How can the enlarged EU meet the challenges of the future? Write an article on one or both questions and
win great prizes!

Find out more


Europass 2014 Viral Video Competition

Would you like to challenge yourself and win great prizes? Do you fancy a break in your dream city in Europe? If so, then why not participate in the 2014 Europass Viral Video Competition?

Find out more and take part


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!


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

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

European Youth Portal

Information and opportunities for young people across 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 organise 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: 20/11/2014
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