Free School Speakers from CND Peace Education
Looking for free school speakers? Either as an enrichment activity or linking directly into your subject syllabus such as History or RE? CND Peace Education (CNDPE) might be able to help.
We offer free school speakers and college speakers on peace and nuclear weapon issues. We don’t campaign, we provide facts to help young people form their own opinions.
Each session lasts about an hour, or can be tailored to fit your timescales.
All our resources are free. To browse, download or order a hard copy please click here.
Free school speakers are available for all of the following sessions:
The Bomb Factor
Hear different viewpoints on nuclear weapons from around the world. After that, present a viewpoint in a fun X-factor style competition. (50-60 mins).
Find out how pressure groups work. After that, form and manage your own pressure group in class. (50-60 mins).
Truman on Trial
Learn about what happened at Hiroshima and Nagasaki. And perform a mock trial to decide if President Truman was justified in dropping the A-bomb. (50-60 mins).
Dial M for Missile
Learn about the Cuban Missile Crisis. After that, put yourself in the shoes of a world leader at the time and play the War Game. (50-60 mins).
A 3-minute video summarising what CNDPE does in schools.
A 14-minute video of one of the workshops in action.
Review evidence and consider different viewpoints. Critical thinking. Present a reasoned case.
Conflict, political issues and ideologies. Also pressure groups and protest movements.
Conflict and peace in the 20th century. In particular Hiroshima, Nagasaki and the Cold War.
Meaning and value. Also war and peace, and good & evil. Including the impact of weapons of mass destruction.
How to book a session
To arrange a preliminary booking please complete the online booking form.