Inspiring co-operative enterprise through education

All Stages Educational Resources

Co-operative skills for learning, life and work

The following resources are those that apply across the new 3 - 18 Curriculum for Excellence.

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The Co-operative Games: Succeeding together

This interactive online resource explains the concept of “common wealth”, the links to co-operative values and principles and how it can help achieve the 4 characteristics of the Curriculum for Excellence. The resource is available to use online and as a PDF; you can access both here: The Co-operative Games: Succeeding together.


Co-operative: The Invisible Giant

This interactive, multimedia resource guides students and teachers alike through the history of the co-operative model of enterprise and its role in the 21st century. The purpose of co-operatives in a community sense is also covered in detail. This resource contains exercises, discussion topics and can be used as part of your CPD.

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Enterprise with Ethics

This resource pack for Scottish secondary schools is a stimulating teaching aid, which promotes ethics within enterprise in schools. The pack includes co-operation and leadership activities as well as co-operative and social enterprise case studies. You can download this resource free of charge, or contact us to buy a hard copy.

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Ethco Project

EthCo is a partnership project set up by Enterprising Careers at Strathclyde University, with a number of agencies in Scotland to raise awareness of the Millennium Development Goals. The goals were agreed by all United Nation countries in 2000 and were to be achieved by 2015. In order to do this we need everyone to help!