Secondary schools

These resources will help you to embed social justice across the curriculum and to inspire your students to “be more”, for the sake of the poorest in our world. Please let us know how you use them. To ask our education team about immersion experiences, professional development and student workshops in your state, email

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Students from Santa Sabina College and St Patrick’s College, Sydney

Featured resources

The featured resources below can help you embed social justice in the classroom this term.

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Use the filters in the Resource module below to find other useful teaching resources.
(Note: in the Curriculum Area filter, GC= “General Capability” and CCP= “Cross-Curricular Priority”)


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  • Walk As One School Screening Guide

    22 Aug 2012


    (DOC 2MB)

  • Photo slideshow

    22 Oct 2014

    Project Compassion 2015 photo galleries – a series of approx. 150 photos of all six programs, with captions.


    (PPTX 23MB)

  • Stand with Syria

    11 Mar 2016

    A presentation with background on the conflict in Syria and how to help


    (PPTX 9MB)

  • BE posters

    04 Sep 2014

    Six inspirational posters on the theme of “Be More”.

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    (PDF 2MB)

  • WAO Case Studies and Lesson Activities

    16 Nov 2012

    Walk As One supplementary lesson activities, case studies and appendices.


    (ZIP 9MB)

  • What YOU DO matters-Fair Trade

    20 Jul 2015

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    (PDF 940KB)

  • Strengths Based Approach - Caritas Australia

    07 May 2015

    Learn about Caritas Australia’s strength based approach to development.

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    (PDF 285KB)

  • Secondary School Workbook

    20 Nov 2013

    Classroom suggestions and worksheets linked to the Project Compassion stories, with specific curriculum links.

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    (PDF 12MB)

  • Secondary Schools Food for All resource

    08 Apr 2015

    Resources to support food for all.


    (ZIP 36MB)

  • Faces of Project Compassion

    21 Nov 2013

    Overview of all six programs, with prayer


    (PPT 3MB)

  • Walk As One Powerpoint for Schools

    29 Jun 2016


    (PPTX 4MB)

  • Caritas Africa Resources Middle Secondary

    04 May 2015

    Resources about the strengths based approach to development


    (ZIP 38MB)


Oscar Romero
Aspire not to have more, but to be more.These words of Oscar Romero inspire Caritas Australia’s education team. Archbishop Romero was a Caritas partner in El Salvador who lived Catholic Social Teaching without compromise and paid the ultimate price.