Further information and acknowledgements

This £5.3million programme is fully funded by the Department for Education and the Department for Communities and Local Government, as part of the national commemorations of the centenary of the First World War.

To find out more about the programme please watch our film...

The UCL Institute of Education and Equity offer a unique and powerful partnership of education and travel expertise and through this programme will:

  • use leading edge teaching and learning approaches to enable students to conduct historical enquiries and develop a deeper understanding of the significance of the First World War
  • enable students to develop a personal connection to the First World War through interacting with the battlefield sites, participating in remembrance ceremonies, recording, reflecting and sharing their own experiences
  • create an enduring legacy by developing and disseminating outstanding practice, empowering teachers to deliver more effective lessons and future battlefield tours, supporting schools in establishing commemorative projects
  • bring different organisations together, extend local, regional, national and global networks and reach into communities.

Awards

2014 - Best Educational Product at the British Youth Travel Awards

2014 - Nathaniel Wade Award from the Guild of Battlefields Guides to recognise 'the contribution of an individual, group or organisation associated with the GBG, who through their efforts has made a significant contribution to the craft of battlefield guiding and the wider Military History community'

2015 - Education Partnership of the Year at the Education Investor Awards

2016 - Remember WW1 National Award for the Legacy110 community project intiative

Acknowledgements

Most of the images and films used on this website have been sourced from Wikipedia and YouTube. For other images and sources used on this website, every effort has been made to obtain and acknowledge the correct copyright permissions.

Organisations

Thanks to the following organisations that have provided us with advice and support in developing the programme and this website:

 

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