ERIC Number: ED212704
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Elementary, Middle, and High School Guides for Teaching about Human Rights Appendix.
Detroit Public Schools, MI. Dept. of Curriculum Development Services.
This appendix to the guides for teaching about human rights at the elementary, middle, and high school levels features instructional activities and materials which represent a variety of cultural perspectives. Among the topics addressed are the role of values and ethics in decision making, prejudice, racial and ethnic stereotyping, social skills and responsibilities, self concept, sex roles and ethnocentrism. Also included are descriptions of historical and technical research which focus on human rights issues. A universal declaration of human rights, a declaration of the rights of the child, and a human rights calendar are presented as an introduction to the guide. An annotated bibliography of filmstrips and other audiovisual materials for each level is appended. (JCD)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, Civil Liberties, Cross Cultural Training, Ethical Instruction, Ethnicity, Instructional Materials, Interpersonal Competence, Language Enrichment, Multicultural Education, Occupational Aspiration, Racial Bias, Social Responsibility, Socialization, Stereotypes, Values Clarification
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Detroit Public Schools, MI. Dept. of Curriculum Development Services.
Note: For related documents, see UD 021 886-888.