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In-school Training

Parliament's Education Service runs teacher development sessions in schools around the country, to help you inspire and engage your students in their political literacy lessons.

In-school Training

About the Workshops

Our friendly, experienced Education Outreach team offer a range of different workshops to suit your students' needs. Full-day, half-day and twilight sessions are available. A minimum of 10 teachers are required.


All our workshops:

  • Are free of charge
  • Focus on practical methods of active learning, participation and engagement
  • Can be tailored to suit your requirements
  • Are linked to Citizenship/Modern Studies aspects of the curriculum
  • Are available for both primary and secondary teachers
  • Are delivered across the UK within individual schools/colleges, clusters of schools or in partnership with the local authority


Workshop Options

  • Overview of Parliament - what your students need to know.
  • The Language of Parliament and Democracy - how to help your students become more confident in talking and writing about Parliament and Citizenship
  • Create the Debate - developing your students' debating skills
  • Elections and Voting - how to run a successful mock election
  • Active Citizenship - how to get your students involved
  • Parliamentary Process - the State Opening of  Parliament, how a Bill becomes a law


How to Book

For more information or to make an enquiry, please e-mail