Training for teachers on issues of race, belonging, migration and empire.

Building a teaching and learning community

TRACTION (Teaching Race, Belonging, Empire and Migration) is a pioneering digital platform of professional development for secondary school teachers.

To undertake the TRACTION Toolkit training, please register and begin with the ‘Introduction’ and ‘Preparing to think, learn, teach’ in the Pedagogy module.


The TRACTION project contains a forum to build a teaching and learning community.


The TRACTION Toolkit consists of 4 specialist, interdisciplinary modules covering pedagogical issues, and subject-specific training from the sixteenth century to the present day.

experts exchange

Coming soon! The Expert Exchange is a tool for connecting specialists and teachers, giving users the opportunity to exchange knowledge and expertise.