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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.

  • New on Teachers' Corner

    Energy, climate change, environment

    Three areas of policy that transcend national borders. Think European, think global.

  • Teaching material 2014/2015

    Recommended by educational experts

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

  • Ages 15 and over

    Europe. A journal for young people

    All your students need to know about the European Union. Includes exercises and topics for discussion.

  • 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.

Shining stars of Europe

Grab your camera and make a short video clip about political participation or development cooperation. Make a difference and have your say!

Enter the competition


Celebrate 30 years of the EU flag!

To mark the 30th anniversary of the EU flag, euro area countries are issuing a special commemorative coin to be chosen by citizens and residents of the euro area. Vote now for your favourite coin design and get a chance to win great prizes including a holiday or an iPad...


See our best teaching material

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

Useful links

Other websites providing teaching material about the EU and its policies.

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.

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: 22/05/2015
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