General Teaching Council Northern Ireland


Schools Question Time challenge



SQT 2010

Every secondary school in the UK is eligible to take part in the SQT challenge 2010 or make use of a set of free teaching resources designed to support the citizenship curriculum.

Challenge rundown

This year's challenge has four phases:

  • Phase one
    Schools are invited to submit written applications outlining their ambitions for a Question Time-style event in their school. Deadline: 15 November
  • Phase two
    Regional finalists from phase 1 are invited to film a school debate for submission. Deadline: 14 December
  • Phase three
    Regional winners have the chance to organise and put on a Question Time event at their school, with the support of professional workshops and advice.
  • Phase four
    Four national winners are awarded and two students from each winning school will help produce a special schools edition of Question Time to go out on BBC One in July 2010.

Visit the official SQT website for full details on how to enter.


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