Policy Recommendation for the Development of Education for Democratic Citizenship in Elementary and Secondary Schools
This policy recommendation is the product of an 18-month-long research and development program, through which the Kurt Lewin Foundation aimed to explore what impact the school—as an organizational-functional environment—has on students’ active citizenship, democratic values, knowledge, and acceptance of anti-democratic ideas.
The recommendation suits real needs and opportunities; at the same time it offers a methodological model. It provides specific pieces of advice both in the fields of strategy development and execution.
Policy Recommendation for the Development of Education for Democratic Citizenship in Elementary and Secondary Schools (501.5 Kb pdf file)
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