Schools Partnership Resources

We have compiled a comprehensive list of resources we feel can help support you and your students in and out of the classroom. Please keep checking back as more links will be added!  

Co-operatives Information

Co-operatives UK

Co-operatives UK

From fan owned football clubs to farmer controlled businesses there are nearly 7000 independent co-operatives across the UK and Co-operatives UK is where they can network to promote, develop and unite.

Schools Co-operative Society

Schools Co-operative Society

The Schools Co-operative Society is the apex body of the educational co-operative sector set up to co-ordinate, support and give a voice to the hundreds of co-operative trusts and co-operative academies across the UK. The Schools Co-operative Society is a co-operative, owned and democratically run by its members.

Teaching Resources

Rochdale Pioneers Museum

Rochdale Pioneers Museum

Delve in to historical depths and find out more about the co-operative movement, discover the motivation and dedication of the Rochdale Pioneers and how the movement is still relevant in current times.

Fairtrade Schools

Fairtrade Schools

Learning through Fairtrade opens up a fascinating world, revealing how we are all connected. Use their curriculum resources to discover where our food comes from.

ArcHive

ArcHive

The Archive is home to a wide array of records relating to the history of the worldwide co-operative movement. The collections available at the museum include rare books, manuscripts, films and photographs showcasing the initial ideas through to the present day co-operative.

Student Support

Young Co-operatives

Young Co-operatives

Young Co-operatives give young people a practical introduction to co-operative enterprise by helping them to set up and run their own businesses.

Woodcraft Folk

Woodcraft Folk

The Woodcraft Folk is a movement for children and young people and offer a place where children can grow in confidence learn about the world and start to understand how to value our plant and each other.

Co-op Juniors

Co-op Juniors

The Co-op Juniors Theatre Company is the largest amateur theatre group in the UK based in Ipswich. The group started out during the Second World War and have been going and growing ever since!