How to Equip Students with Tools to Create a More Civil Society

Apr 27, 2017 by

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Date & Time
Thursday 27 April 2017
9:00am - 4:00pm

Ayesha Community School
10a Montagu Road

Ticket Information
Prices start from £40.00
40 spaces available

How to Equip Students with Tools to Create a More Civil Society

Course Leader: Michael McIntyre

SID 27.04.2017

This workshop will:

  • Offer you a constructive and positive way to approach Prevent through the curriculum
  • Provide you with an eight lesson sequence about promoting civil society and social activivism
  • Offer you seven tools needed for maintaining civil society
  • Explore in depth issues of identity, belonging, critical thinking, justice and rights, and non violent means for change
  • Offer highly engaging content and innovative pedagogy


You will leave with:

  • A set of eight lessons and seven tools with all necessary resources to begin teaching next day
  • The skills needed to teach this course
  • On going follow up support


Download agenda here


Aimed at: English, Citizenship, Religious Studies, PSHE and History teachers teachers and leaders.


Michael McIntyre is Senior Programme Coordinator for Facing History and Ourselves in its London Office. Facing Hisory is an international professional development organisation that works across the world to prevent violence through educational initiatives.  It does this by providing resources for teachers to help them explore difficult and controversial moments in the past as a way to encourage students to realise their agency and make positive choices in the present . In this way Facing History aims to combat prejudice and bigotry and create a more inclusive  and civil society. Michael has worked with Facing History since 2007, providing in service training for schools in a wide range of contexts across the UK. Before joining Facing History he worked as a history teacher, head of department and teacher adviser in schools in Hampshire and Dorset.

To book tickets for this event, please use the form below and click on ‘Submit Booking’


Confirm your booking before this date to receive a discount.

Cost after deadline: £60.00 (Member schools); £80.00 (Non members)

Booking terms and conditions:

  • Bookings are only confirmed when AMS has received a booking form and payment.
  • Early bird and group discounts only apply when payment has been received before the deadline.
  • Schools with outstanding payment due to AMS will not be eligible for early bird discounts until their balance is cleared.
  • All workshops have a limited capacity – once reached, no further bookings can be taken for that workshop. If, on the day, spaces become available due to cancellations, delegates may request to attend this workshop during registration.
  • Member discounts apply to schools who have paid their subscription for AMS membership and have no outstanding payments due. For more information about membership please click here.
  • Organisations who are not eligible for AMS membership (i.e. not a registered full-time day school with an Islamic ethos) can purchase a Service Pack and attend AMS events at member rates as well as enjoy a host of other benefits. Alternatively, you may attend the event as a non-member.


  • Bookings cancelled 29 days or more before the event date will be refunded in full.
  • Bookings cancelled 15 to 28 days before the event date will be refunded minus a £10.00 charge per ticket to cover administration costs.
  • Bookings cancelled 8 to 14 days before the event date be refunded minus a £20.00 charge per ticket to cover administration costs.
  • Bookings cancelled 7 days or less before the event date will not be refunded.
  • In the event workshops are cancelled, AMS will refund the full amount.



Ticket Type Price Spaces
Member Schools
Early Bird Rate (available until 31 Mar)

Non-member Schools
Early Bird Rate (available until 31 Mar)


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