ERIC Number: ED416113
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Civic Action Guide.
Hayes, Bill, Ed.; Degelman, Charles, Ed.
This guide is designed to assist teachers and youth leaders in helping youth develop civic action skills. Section 1 offers a planning guide for action projects and focuses on how to develop such a project. Section 2 provides samples of eight community action projects with their descriptions, goals, resources needed, relevant facts and figures, a series of action steps, and methods used to evaluate the project. Section 3 describes skills young people may need to complete an action project. A list of 12 useful books for doing action projects completes the guide. (EH)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Citizen Role, Citizenship, Citizenship Education, Citizenship Responsibility, Community Responsibility, Elementary Secondary Education, Leadership, Leadership Training, Social Studies
Constitutional Rights Foundation, 601 South Kingsley Drive, Los Angeles, CA, 90005, telephone: 213-487-5590.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Constitutional Rights Foundation, Los Angeles, CA.