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ERIC Number: ED419435
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Pages: 200
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Handbook for Citizenship Programs.
Minnesota Literacy Council, St. Paul.
The handbook is a compilation of current instructional and legal materials for teachers and planners to use in developing citizenship programs. Sections address these topics: the citizenship/naturalization process (English waivers and exemptions, potential problems, and advantages and disadvantages of obtaining citizenship); applying for naturalization (obtaining forms, medical waivers, educational requirements, the resident alien card, color photograph specifications); citizenship program management (program planning checklist, volunteers, surveys, learner intake form, citizenship achievement form, lesson summaries, sample volunteer recruitment and student recruitment flyers); application, testing, and legal resources (Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) offices, immigrant legal resource center, organizations promoting citizenship); teaching resources (instructional materials and activities, organizational resources, 100 typical citizenship questions, 25 naturalization questions, interview questions, relevant vocabulary, dictation sentences, sample INS written test); audiovisual and multimedia (computer-based) instructional aids; and teaching activities (puzzles, games, multiple choice practice tests on the Internet). (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Literacy Council, St. Paul.