Robert Owen

Exploring Social Enterprise from the Past to the Future

A resource pack for KS2 and KS3 teachers

Published by The Co-operative College 2009, this edition 2014


Introducing Co-opsMap

Co-opsMap has been developed by Steve Wagstaff

to help co-operators to build up a clearer picture and

understanding of co-operatives. It’s an innovative

new way to visually describe co-operatives and their


Launch flyer 3


reviving co-operative culture

Education, Training and Information

Co-operatives provide education and training for their members, elected representatives, managers, and employees so they can contribute effectively to the development of their co-operatives. They inform the general public – particularly young people and opinion leaders – about the nature and benefits of co-operation.

(Principle 5 of the International Statement of Co-operative Identity)

The Full Statement of Co-operative Identity


Yorkshire Co-operative Resource Centre

Reviving Co-operative Culture

Aizlewood's Mill

Aizlewood’s Mill

Home of Principle 5


Co-opsMap Launch

Thursday 30th March at 1:30pm

Aizlewoods Mill

Nursery Street

Sheffield S3 8GG


Launch flyer 1

Launch flyer 2

Launch flyer 3


Latest additions to the lending library

Some of the other books