Welcome to our free resources section where you’ll find useful material for your use. This will include reports, factsheets, project photos and film clips produced with a range of partners including practitioner’s academics, and creatives. Check out the connectfutures blog below, for our latest commentary and analysis.
Evaluation of SpeakForYourself
Lynn Davies: March 2016
A Tale of 3 Cities
Zubeda Limbada 2016
Speak for Yourself
Lynn Davies: December 2015
ConnectJustice with Spaghetti Labs
ActUp & Change!
26th May 2017: In the aftermath of the horrific Manchester attack, commentators are asking if Prevent has failed. Our view at ConnectFutures is pragmatic – the efficacy of proactive preventative approaches that safeguard vulnerable individuals at risk of...read more
In light of the Manchester terror attacks, how should schools and teachers respond when there has been a terrorist attack in UK or elsewhere? Students will be asking questions, talking among themselves, talking with families. Schools cannot ignore events, however...read more
What advice would you give to people wanting to confront extremists? How do you think EDL and far right groups have changed over the years?read more
Professor Lynn Davies In the aftermath of a suspected Islamist extremist attack in Westminster, it is now conventional for Muslims to have to stand up in front of the media to roundly condemn the actions. Even though it will never be clear (and with all suspects now...read more
by Professor Lynn Davies: Do you regret being an extremist? Do people really change? Is it, once a Nazi, always a Nazi? Is it safe to invite a former extremist into your schools to talk to your students? At a recent showcase of our films of former extremists talking...read more
What should teachers discuss about the new American president? One of the banners on the Women’s March in London to protest against President Donald Trump read ‘LITERALLY EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS IS SO AWFUL I HAVE NO IDEA WHERE TO START’. In some ways, teachers...read more