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Schools Reflecting Society and Their Times: Experience in Kenya

A classroom with walls made of clay, three students to a small wooden desk that gives them splinters, and one teacher for 60 students. 

A classroom surrounded by brick walls and bright windows, a student with their own desk and chair, and a teacher for 25 students. 613 more words

Giving young people a stake in their future

In the wake of the general election there’s been a lot of talk about the youth vote and young people’s renewed commitment to the political process. 849 more words

Education

Reconstruction in an age of demolition

A national project is always a ‘work in progress’ as implied by the title of Carol Ann Duffy’s brilliant performance piece based on the words of people across the country during the EU referendum campaign. 1,163 more words

Education

Equality at the heart of our values

The more we discuss and explore ‘British Values’ with our students, the clearer it becomes: equality needs to be at the heart of our value system. 489 more words

Education

The habits of democracy.

For educators, elections are a great opportunity to teach our students about the democratic process with all its strengths and limitations. We rightly emphasise the need to register and the importance of voting (”people fought for this…you can’t complain if you don’t vote” etc.). 764 more words

Education

What can we do to promote citizenship education and active participation?

We started on Wednesday 17th of may with a energizer game like ‘’The train of Love’’. So, after this game, we made four groups of six people from different country. 113 more words

ACT!

The eco-club: a place for the becoming active citizen?

The eco-club: a place for the becoming active citizen?

  • paper in the current issue

Elsa Ukanyezi Lee

Pages: 515-532 | DOI: 10.1080/13504622.2016.1149552

Abstract

This paper makes a twofold contribution. 120 more words

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