Why Comics? provides innovative educational resources, embedded with multimedia (such as maps, news articles and videos). Each resource is accompanied by national-curriculum lesson plans for various subjects.

September 19th, 2017

Young Careers & Why Comics?

Why Comics? Education Charity is delighted to have been selected as an official partner of Young Careers - a new government backed pilot designed to shape the future of careers advice in England.  Learn more about what we'll be doing with Young Careers! 

September 19th, 2017

Have you checked out our resources for 7-18-year olds?

We have over 100 lesson plans for Key Stage 2-5 for multiple subjects (designed with 7-18-year olds and their teachers). Have a browse here: http://whycomics.org/teaching-resources

September 19th, 2017

Read Julius’s story here!

When Julius was born, it wasn’t clear if he was a girl or a boy. Growing up in Uganda as an intersex person was very difficult. http://whycomics.org/born-julia-and-julius

September 19th, 2017

We’d love your feedback!

Whether you’re a teacher, student or member of the public, we’d love your anonymous feedback to help improve our resources and keep them free for all. http://whycomics.org/feedback

Why Comics? News

October 10, 2017

Its #WorldMentalHealthDay 2017!

October 5, 2017

Its #WorldTeachersDay 2017! Check out our #teaching resources @ whycomics.org

September 27, 2017

Come and find us at the Migration Museum Project's exhibition in Lambeth #migrationmatters

September 26, 2017

Come & find us @SOAS's #EuropeanDayofLanguages celebration happing now! #languages #comics 🇪🇺️🇪🇺️🇪🇺️

September 25, 2017

Tomorrow we are going to be showcasing our work at SOAS' #EuropeanDayofLanguages celebration! Come & find us! More info: bit.ly/2xpYTCI

September 25, 2017

Our website has officially been launched for 2 weeks! Come and have a look @ whycomics.org #comics #education #teaching

September 24, 2017

Ben is giving a presentation of Why Comics? today at Cairo Comix, Egypt.

September 22, 2017

Its National Doodle Day 2017 and the deadline for having your story turned into a #comic by one of our amazing artists! #yourstory #doodleday

September 21, 2017

The Migration Museum Project education team warmly welcomes #primary and #secondary school #teachers to their teachers evening on Wednesday 27th September. Drop-in between 4 and 7pm, have a tour of their exciting new #exhibition "No Turning Back: seven migration moments that changed Britain and see our education resources". Come have a glass of wine with us and discuss booking your pupils in for a visit if you like what you see! Please RSVP to liberty@migrationmuseum.org We look forward to seeing you there.

September 12, 2017

The deadline for having your story turned into a #comic is 22nd Sept!! More info @whycomics.org/competition #yourstory #creativity ✍️✍️✍️

September 5, 2017

Our Education Programme Manager, Emma Saville, is speaking about our work at the House of Illustration at 7pm on the 11th Sept!! You can register for a free ticket here: bit.ly/2gp7M4S ✍️👂Come along to learn more!

August 30, 2017

Today is the International Day of Victims of Enforced Disappearances. Read about the disappearance of Enrique @ whycomics.org/enriques-shadow #idved #Colombia

August 24, 2017

Meet Almaz - When she was 22 she left #Ethiopia in the hope of providing a better life for herself & her family @ whycomics.org/almaz#

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