ERIC Number: ED426946
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Parental Accountability and Public Policy: Judges in the Classroom, Secondary School Lesson.
Washington State Office of the Administrator for the Courts, Olympia.
This lesson plan explores the nature of parental accountability for their children's behavior. The lesson encourages students to explore their individual opinions in this area and learn of specific laws enacted throughout the country; students then work in small legislative groups to draft a bill that accurately reflects their opinions. The lesson plan outlines six objectives for students, suggests possible outside resource persons, and lists necessary materials. The lesson plan presents detailed classroom procedures for the teacher and provides handouts to be sent home for parents. (BT)
Descriptors: Child Behavior, Class Activities, Educational Objectives, Law Related Education, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Responsibility, Public Policy, Secondary Education, Social Studies, State Legislation, Student Attitudes
Office of the Administrator for the Courts, 1206 South Quince Street, Box 41170, Olympia, WA 98502-1170 ($10, plus 8% tax and $4.95 shipping/handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington State Office of the Administrator for the Courts, Olympia.
Identifiers - Location: Washington