The Junior Duke Award has been running in a few schools in Hong Kong since the start of this term. Jonny Haines, from Discovery Bay International School, has been finding that running the Award, whilst also managing his class online teaching, has been a joyful break! Using an interactive programme called Seesaw, he has been […]
We’d love you to send in photos and videos of your work! We recently received a video sent in by one boy from Glasgow who made a video of how he customised a pair of trainers for his mum. It is truly amazing what an 11 year old can achieve! Take a look at the video, it’s […]
Well done to Darius from Bruntsfield Primary who completed his 5 mile non-stop jog with his mum! The Junior Duke Award is good for our children’s fitness, particularly during Lockdown.
So excited to see this article spreading the word about the Junior Duke Award to parents choosing to send their children to international schools around the world! DofE for little people? Enter the Junior Duke Awards… The Junior Duke Awards are the brainchild of Dawn Waugh, a teacher at Hutchesons’ Grammar School in Scotland. Having […]
Loving seeing the joy now that these St Columba’s children have their #juniorduke booklets! https://www.instagram.com/p/CGFbEnggyKI/?igshid=c4yuhcrpm9wu
I hope this links to the blog! Victoria started her Silver Mini Duke yesterday and has already learned very important safety guidelines for using a toaster!
I’m delighted to see that this year’s booklets have arrived in Penllergaer school in Wales. Mr Watkins is wearing his mask well!
Booklets have only just started arriving in schools around the UK today just as this young man completed his final challenge! ‘How can this be?’ I hear you ask. Maxim is being home-schooled and his mum got in touch early in the summer to request a Silver Mini Duke booklet for him. He has had […]
This young man in Chiswick, not yet 6, was delighted with himself for learning how to make toast for his breakfast as well as treating his sister! Now that he knows how to use the toaster safely, I wonder what he will spread on tomorrow’s breakfast!
A warm welcome to all the new schools joining the Junior Duke fold this session, and to those continuing the journey with us. This session sees many schools in Dubai and Hong Kong joining us too! Exciting times!