What is Citizenship Education?
is a new statutory subject at key stages 3 and
4 (secondary). It is a new curriculum based on
active learning and engagement with issues which
affect everybody. It offers students the opportunity
to develop an understanding of the world around
them and their role within it.
key requirement for Citizenship Education includes
students having to take part in a community project.
Through discussion, debate, research, participation,
taking responsibility and community action students
acquire and develop the skills of enquiry, communication,
participation and responsible action.