ERIC Number: ED484897
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Nov
Reference Count: 26
Involving Students in Governance: Citizenship Education Policy Brief
Education Commission of the States
This policy brief presents some of the benefits of including students in school governance at the district and state levels, with examples from across the country. Discussion also centers on the challenges of involving young people in governance and a set of questions for state and local policymakers to consider. The conclusion provides recommendations for those considering this strategy and useful resources for locating additional information on this issue.
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Kindergarten
Authoring Institution: Education Commission of the States, Denver, CO.