There are currently 1.5 billion (91%) young people out of school globally due to COVID-19. As borders around the world go up due to this pandemic, we aim to bring them down (safely) through global education and connection. As a worldwide community we are committed to supporting teachers and parents to provide a quality education for all students during these challenging times. This website is available to all schools across the world to support you to keep education occurring during this time.
Edmund Rice Education Beyond Borders (EREBB) is an International network of Catholic schools. We are present in over 20 countries, where our 280 schools educate almost 200,000 young people. We endeavor to promote global solidarity and offer a transformational education for justice and liberation.
"Never tire of working for a more just world, marked by greater solidarity" Pope Francis
The Edmund Rice Network in England has compiled videos from Edmund Rice Schools where students, volunteers, staff and Brothers, share uplifting Christmas messages, in different languages! The Edmund Rice Network in England is a dynamic network of schools, youth ministries and outreach activities inspired by the founding vision of Blessed Edmund Rice.
The EREBB Leadership Certificate is an international online course developed by Edmund Rice Education Beyond Borders (EREBB), Edmund Rice Schools Trust (ERST) Ireland, and Marino Institute of Education (MIE). The course has been developed to support teachers, educators, leaders and those aspiring to leadership in Edmund Rice schools and educational communities to become advocates and […]
Pope Francis on 15 October 2020, appealed to every sector of society across the globe to subscribe to and support the Global Compact on Education. The initiative promotes the values of care for others, peace, justice, goodness, beauty, acceptance, and fraternity in order to build hope, solidarity and harmony everywhere. The Pope made the appeal […]
On 15 October, 2020, Edmund Rice educational leaders from across 15 countries gathered online to share about leading schools during these challenging times. We were joined by Rev Mpho Tutu – educator, peacemaker, faith leader – who shared about Hope Leadership in Education during the Pandemic. This online gathering gave the opportunity to meet with […]