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EU Explained teaching resource launched

EU Explained is the Hansard Society’s new teaching resource on the European Union and it is now available to teachers for free.

Developed with the support of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), EU Explained helps teachers to give their students a greater awareness about how the EU operates, the impact it has on the UK and how they can seek to influence the decisions made there.

The pack contains:

  • Quizzes;
  • A history of the EU;
  • Lesson plans;
  • Role play activities;
  • Guidance on arranging visits to Brussels and visits from MEPs.

EU Explained gives teachers the information they need to organise engaging lessons and enable their student’s to understand how the EU works.

To order your PDF copy, please click here to email Please include your name, position, school name and school postcode.


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