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Place Makers

A limited edition classroom resource developed for 14-18 year old students studying Geography, Citizenship and other subjects.


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Using role play cards, teachers and RTPI Ambassadors can show how Town Planners, the community and other stakeholders discuss and debate sustainability when a new development is taking place.

From social media #RTPIeducation a pilot has gone out to 100 secondary schools across the UK.

Real world thinking linked to the secondary school curricula in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Teachers: register your interest by contacting













• Birmingham City and Northumbria Universities (ESRC Knowledge Exchange project Participology ES/M006522/1)

• Ordnance Survey






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