Training Tools

Bookmarks: En håndbok for forebygging av hatprat på nettet gjennom menneskerettighetsopplæring

The Norwegian translation of Bookmarks- A manual for combating hate speech online through human rights education. The manual is developed by the Youth department of the Council of Europe as part of the No Hate Speech Movement campaign. It consists of 21 activities tailored for a classroom setting. The aim of these activities is to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed for young people to become active democratic citizens online. Rather than protecting young people against hate speech, the campaign seeks to empower them to recognize and speak up against hate speech- and for human rights- online as well as offline.

Children´s Rights are Human Rights

This teaching resource (in German) polis aktuell focusing on children´s rights serves to familiarize teachers with the basic concepts of children´s rights and provides background articles (e.g. about the 20th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child), methodologies and practical activities on children rights.

EDC/HRE Volume II: Growing up in democracy - Lesson plans for primary level on democratic citizenship and human rights

Growing up in democracy is addressed to teachers who want to integrate Education for Democratic Citizenship (EDC) and Human Rights Education (HRE) in their daily subject teaching.

Compass - Revised version

The revised version of "COMPASS - Manual for Human Rights Education with Young People" has recently been published in English by the Council of Europe. It provides youth leaders, teachers and facilitators of human rights education activities, whether professional or volunteers, with concrete ideas and practical activities to engage, involve and motivate young people in living, learning and acting for human rights.

Compasito - Manual on human rights education for children

Compasito is a starting point for educators, teachers and trainers who educates on human rights to children of 7-13 years.

How all teachers can support citizenship and human rights education: a framework for the development of competences

This publication sets out the core competences needed by teachers to put democratic citizenship and human rights into practice in the classroom, throughout the school and in the wider community.


for school leaders and senior managers.

Gender matters – A manual on addressing gender-based violence affecting young people

This manual is aimed to assist educators and youth leaders work on issues of gender and gender-based violence with young people.

Out of Site - Challenging racism towards Gypsy, Roma and Travellers

This pack has been designed to tackle racism towards Gypsy, Roma and Travellers; it contains a variety of visual, auditory and kinaesthetic activities suitable for students from Key stage 2 to adult. Each activity has been marked with estimated timings, but durations will obviously vary according to the pupil’s ability.

Promoting Diversity and Equality: Developing Responsible Citizens for 21st Century Scotland

This publication aims to support schools and centres in promoting diversity and equality through all aspects of planned learning.

Moving forward together: Raising Gypsy, Roma and Traveller achievement

In the framework of "National Strategies" a series of booklets called "Moving forward together: Raising Gypsy, Roma and Traveller achievement" was launched to support schools in promoting the progress and achievement of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller pupils and to give essential background information for those involved in the teaching of these pupils.

Violence reduction in schools training pack

The Violence reduction in schools training pack, developed by the Council of Europe programme "Building a Europe for and with children", is designed to support existing violence prevention schemes in Council of Europe member states. It trains facilitators in whole-school approaches to violence reduction.

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