How to Prepare

As GWCIA is primarily a learning conference, we encourage teachers and advisors to use this opportunity to teach research, debate, and critical thinking skills. A great advisor can be an integral part of success in Model UN and can inspire a lifetime of learning and interest in current affairs. Explore the links below for great resources on preparing your students for a Model UN conference.

BestDelegate’s Classroom Activity on Model UN

Questions to Help Guide Model UN Research

How to Teach Country Research

A Top School’s 5 Tips on Research and Preparation

UNA-USA’s Global Classrooms Model UN Resources for Teachers

The United Nations Association of Greater Boston’s Comprehensive Guide to Conference Prep for Advisors

The UNA-USA Conference Preparation Guide

A Teacher’s Guide to Model United Nations

The Guardian‘s Guide to Teaching the UN

Model UN Activity Guides

Sample Model United Nations Classroom Activity