SMSC resources

Schools measure children by their academic achievement. However, we need to remember that qualities such as empathy, compassion and fair-mindedness are just as important.Read more


Our economic awareness programmes show students how the economy ties directly to everyday decisions that affect them personally.Read more


Political literacy is an important element of citizenship education. Young Citizens has supported schools in teaching political literacy from the beginning.Read more

Controversial issues: guidance for schools

In an age of mass media and electronic communication, children and young people are regularly exposed to the conflicts and controversies of adult life. How can schools help prepare them?Read more