A range of inspiring, informative events for you and your students.

Whether it’s a quick-fire webinar on how to get started with Topical Talk or a live, fun-packed lesson for your class, you’ll find a range of activities below. Missed an event? Don’t worry! You can catch up on recordings and re-use materials at a time that suits you.

Upcoming events

Children in charge: reporting on unrest

08 December 2021

Join this live lesson to explore freedom of the press

Past events

Teacher training webinar: numeracy in the news

11 November 2021

A practical webinar showing how to connect maths and the media

Be confident with the complex: current-affairs discussions in the classroom

04 November 2021

Join this panel discussion exploring how to approach discussions about complex and controversial current affairs.

Issue 1 Thought Leader: COP26

28 October 2021 - 28 October 2021

Rafah Prep (B) Girls School

Break from the bubble: how to open students’ minds to different perspectives

28 October 2021

Sign up to "Breaking the Bubble" - an interactive webinar on how to use different perspectives to enrich classroom discussions.

Children in charge: COP26

14 October 2021

Catch up on a live lesson and use the recording with your class.

Our "getting started" webinar!

09 September 2021

Catch up on a webinar packed with practical tips on how to get the most from the Topical Talk resources

Issue 6 Thought Leader: Cancel Culture

18 July 2021

New Horizons Children's Academy

The Burnet News Club Awards Ceremony 2021

01 July 2021 - 01 July 2021

With more awards than ever, find out who was walking down the virtual red carpet!

Issue 5 Thought Leader: Building Back Greener

28 May 2021

Beit Hanoun Prep A Girls School, Rafah Prep B Girls School and School College Pilote Sousse