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How the Co-op College has worked to bring collaborative education to the movement

As part of a regular monthly feature throughout the Co-operative College’s centenary year, archivist Sophie McCulloch explores interesting items from the past. This month she looks at how collaboration has always been a central feature of the co-operative movement and how the College itself was born out of a collaborative effort…

Collaboration has long been at the heart of the co-operatives. The earliest symbols of co-operative societies included beehives, the wheatsheaf and handshakes, all of which emphasised how working together was a core belief of this burgeoning movement.


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