Privacy Notice

In order to benefit from the Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning programme, participants are required to accept notice 1 and consider notice 2, as detailed below. Please note, that Notice 1 is compulsory in order to participate in the programme. While Notice 2 is not, those who opt in will receive information about additional funding that is available for state funded UK schools.

Notice 1.

Lyfta is collecting your personal information on behalf of the British Council to arrange training and to provide you with mentoring and support for the duration of training courses. We will also share your information with Ecorys, a third party research consultancy commissioned by the British Council to compile reports on the impact of Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning (CCGL) training on teaching practice. These reports are shared with the Department for International Development, co-funder of the Connecting Classrooms programme. The legal basis for collecting your personal information is agreement with the Terms and Conditions of the CCGL programme (contract).

You will be asked to complete surveys which are used to monitor and evaluate the quality of training and its impact on teaching practice. The British Council will do this in its legitimate interest.


Notice 2.

The British Council would like to send you updates about other opportunities available through the CCGL programme.

I would like to receive updates about other opportunities available through the CCGL programme.

You may opt out at any time by contacting the British Council at Schools@britishcouncil.org. We will process your personal information based on your consent.


Data Protection

The British Council complies with data protection law in the UK and laws in other countries that meet internationally accepted standards. You have the right to ask for a copy of the information we hold on you, and the right to ask us to correct any inaccuracies in that information. If you have concerns about how we have used your personal information, you also have the right to complain to a privacy regulator. For detailed information, please refer to the privacy section of our website, www.britishcouncil.org/privacy or contact your local British Council office. We will keep your information for a period of 7 years from the date of your last activity in the CCGL programme.