ERIC Number: ED394895
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Resources on Law-Related Education: Documents and Journal Articles in ERIC, 1995. Yearbook No. 2.
Leming, Robert S., Ed.; Healy, Langdon T., Ed.
A guide to the vast array of ERIC available resources for law-related education (LRE), this annotated bibliography is intended to assist anyone concerned with the civic education of U.S. youth, especially teachers and other members of the K-12 educational community. It offers information about the law, innovative teaching methods, and guides to national LRE programs. Part 1 presents an annotated bibliography of 102 LRE teaching materials, resource guides, and research documents in Resources in Education. Part 2 provides an annotated bibliography of 39 journal articles in Current Index to Journals in Education. Part 3 has two ERIC Digests on LRE. The first is "Linking Law-Related Education to Reducing Violence By and Against Youth" by Carolyn Pereira. The second Digest is"Essentials of Law-Related Education," adapted by Robert S. Leming. Also included are 4 appendices that provide contact information for a network of LRE programs being conducted at both national and state levels, tips for searching the ERIC database for LRE materials, sample ERIC document and journal article resumes and instructions for submitting LRE documents to the ERIC system. (LH)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Citizenship Education, Curriculum Enrichment, Elementary Secondary Education, Law Related Education, Social Studies
ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, Indiana University, 2805 East Tenth St., Suite 120, Bloomington, IN 47408-2698 ($5 each plus $1 shipping and handling. Volume discounts available).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, Bloomington, IN.; American Bar Association Chicago, IL. National Law-Related Education Resource Center.