ERIC Number: EJ554733
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Service Learning and Democratic Citizenship.
Battistoni, Richard M.
Theory into Practice, v36 n3 p150-56 Sum 1997
The content, skills, pedagogy, and structure that should guide the design of service learning curricula for citizenship education are examined. For service learning to teach youth about their responsibilities as citizens in a democratic society, content and strategies must model and support democratic principles. (SM)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Citizenship Responsibility, Civics, Curriculum Development, Democratic Values, Diversity (Student), Public Education, School Community Programs, Secondary Education, Secondary School Students, Service Learning, Student Participation, Teacher Role, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue title: "Community Service Learning."