We actively encourage the development of new relationships between the British Council and external organisations that offer the following:

  • Create/support international partnerships for schools
  • Support international collaboration with project ideas and/or communication tools

  • Have a message of global citizenship for schools, children and young people

  • Offer a direct support service for this activity to teachers

  • Offer professional development opportunities or resources for teachers

Current partnerships

The British Council is currently working with the following organisations:


Department for International Development (DfID)

Microsoft Partners in Learning

Barclays Premier League

European Schoolnet

Big Dance


Global Eyes

Royal Meteorological Society and the Royal Geographical Society

Sing Up!