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Practical information for teachers

Europe House
Europe House

What does a typical educational visit include?

A free 2-hour, politically-neutral educational session to teach about the work of the European Parliament and the wider European Union.

Which subjects do you cover?
Sessions are tailor-made for your class in Geography, Citizenship, History, Politics and/or MFL at or above key stage 3. We will arrange appropriate content together with the teacher.

When can we visit?
Education sessions are available on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 11.00 - 13.00. Alternatives can be negotiated. We require six weeks' notice of your visit to allow us time to schedule room bookings.

What size groups do we cater for?
Our facilitators are happy to take groups of up to 40 at a time as long as teachers accompany the group in the appropriate ratio. If you have a whole year group we ask that you book several sessions to enable us to work effectively with your students.

What support is there for your visit?
Several teaching packs about the EU and European Parliament. See Teaching Resources on our education page.

Can you take photos, video or audio? Are there any copyright restrictions?
Students are free to take photos and there is no charge. Please share them with us through Facebook and/or Twitter

What does it cost?
There is no charge.

Is there first aid on site?
There is normally a qualified first aider on site.

Are there disabled facilities?
Our building is suitable for disabled children and adults.

What are the contact details for the education officer?
Michela Lucchini: tel. 020 7227 4300 email michela.lucchini@europarl.europa.eu

Where are we?
Our address is Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London SW1P 3EU. Our nearest tube station is Westminster Station. Find us on the map

 

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