Teachers' Links

Sunderland City Music Service - information, resources, news and links
to help you make the most of the music opportunities in the City.

MFL Sunderland, the site written by MFL teachers for MFL teachers.
It's the one-stop-shop for anyone looking for resources,
links or general information for their work.


Sunderland City Learning Centres
Sunderland's own, State of the art centres for IT in education.
Visit our site to find out how we work to support teaching and learning in the city.

Derwent Hill Sunderland's own outdoor education centre, Derwent Hill provides purposeful, enjoyable and safe residential outdoor education for children and young people. We promote their personal and social development and environmental awareness, and enrich their learning. This helps them to become successful learners, confident individuals and responsible citizens. Outcomes from a Derwent Hill experience contribute towards being healthy, staying safe, enjoying and achieving, making a positive contribution and achieving economic well-being.

Derwent Hill Advisory Services Supporting visits for Sunderland children and young people Welcome to Sunderland City Council’s External Visits Advisory Service (EVAS). We are based at Derwent Hill but are easily accessible through this website, by phone on 017687 72005, or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. We use the term External Visits to include educational visits by schools, off-site activities by youth groups, outings from early-years settings, holidays from residential homes, etc.

International Education
Welcome to International Education Sunderland,
the site that tells you everything you need to know about bringing an International Dimension to your school.


'Your Health' is the brand in Sunderland for improving communications to young people and their families in relation to key health messages (around drugs, alcohol, sexual health, bullying, mental health, healthy lifestyles, smoking, sun and sunbed safety and more...).  This work was initiated by the Children's Trust and will link to improving key health outcomes around Risk and Resilience.

 A dedicated website www.yourhealthsunderland.comwill offer 15-24 year olds:

  • Information on Sexual Health including how to get FREE Condoms, Chlamydia, Pregnancy Tests, Emergency Contraception
  • Information on Stopping Smoking and about the effects of Alcohol, Drugs & Substances
  • Advice on how to stay Fit and Healthy
  • Details about accessing Health Services in Sunderland and further afield
  • The opportunity to take an on-line Health Check or try out some cool interactive Health Tools
  • Information on their rights, about services being confidential and what things a young person can consent to

It will also offer parents and carers advice on the tricky questions young people ask as they approach the teenage years. 

Teachers and other professionals will able to use this site as a means to sign post young people to information as well as being a source for a range of health resources.