ERIC Number: ED429862
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Holmes, Madelyn, Ed.
Basic Education, v42 n10 Jun 1998
The goal of civic education should be to develop competent, responsible citizens whose words and actions uphold and enrich the constitutional democracy of the United States. Being a good citizen requires proper knowledge, skills, and dispositions. This forum offers five articles: (1) "Educating Responsible Citizens" (Ivor Pritchard; Stephanie Soper); (2) "Participatory Civics Education" (Madelyn Holmes); (3) "Building Civic Awareness through an Integrated Curriculum" (David W. Monaco); (4)"Educational Interactive Television That Works" (Mary O'Connell); and an excerpt from a book, (5) "Teaching Morality" (Ivor Pritchard). (BT)
Descriptors: Citizenship, Citizenship Education, Civics, Educational Television, Ethical Instruction, High Schools, Integrated Curriculum, Interactive Television, Middle Schools, Social Studies
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council for Basic Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: United States Constitution