ERIC Number: EJ398351
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Participatory Citizenship: Civics in the Strong Sense.
Parker, Walter C.
Social Education, v53 n6 p353-54 Oct 1989
States that while school's purpose is to educate citizens for a democratic community, they have yet to implement a K-12 curriculum for civic participation. Contends that schools can promote citizen participation by (1) helping students acquire knowledge of history and politics, (2) conducting schools as communities, and (3) providing opportunities for student civic participation. (SLM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A