'A footprint means pressing down and global means world, so 'global footprint' means pressing down on the world and we don't want to press too hard' (child's definition of a Global Footprint)
what is Global Learning? CoreKnowledge Key Skills Values and Attitudes what is sustainability? what about climate change?
what about climate change?

Pupil participation

Young people should be consulted on matters that concern them.
Peer education is a powerful learning methodology.
Young people may seek further information for global learning spontaneously or they may prefer to respond to an idea and take it from there.

Two HEC global learning projects have come to fruition in in 2014:
Purchasing power
Social enterprise guide

See also
Promoting children's voice (3-page pdf)
This includes a link to the 2008 DCSF publication "Working together: listening to the voices of children and young people"