Civic Schools is a new vision for civic education in which civic skills and understandings are integrated across the curriculum, embraced in all aspects of school governance, and built on strong connections with the community. It is a paradigm shift in the way we think about civics, moving beyond the traditional approach of offering a […]
Last month, two of our colleagues joined Youth in support of the Rroma community.The project is a group European Volunteer Service project which is being held in five rural rroma communities from Valcea County in Romania. The project involves seven partners viz: Asociatia Tinerilor Rromi Valcea (atrv.eu) – Romania, Les Francais de L’Ain – France, […]
YOUTH IN SUPPORT OF THE ROMA COMMUNITY EUROPEAN VOLUNTARY SERVICE The project “Youth in the support of Roma community” is a group European Volunteer Service project which will be held in five rural roma communities from Valcea County in Romania. The project involves seven partners viz: Asociatia Tinerilor Rromi Valcea (atrv.eu) – Romania,Les Francais de […]
“I have never thought learning civic education could be this interesting and useful until Civic Schools classes were run in our school” as we have spent 11th week in schools, one of the students shared. With a new vision for civic education in which civic skills and understandings are integrated across the curriculum, embraced in […]
On 12 April, yet another successful workshop was conducted under Green Youth Citizens project.25 dynamic youth from various fields came together to discuss on environment issues and share possible solutions. The workshop starting with some cooperative activities that helped participants know each other. Second session started with brainstorming on environmental issues . Some of the […]
Civic Schools is an initiative of Sambhawana that provides schools with a framework for rigorously assessing and improving their civic education offerings through curricular and extra-curricular activities as well as opportunities for youth voice in decision making. Using a collaborative process that brings together youth and adults, we help schools think creatively about how to […]
We are looking for volunteers to join Civic Schools Team in schools. If you are passionate about working on the issues of education particularly civic education,want to get involved in school programs then join us.
After wonderful three learning days with our first cohort of Doing Democracy, early this month we organized second cohort and like last time we had a blast. Yet again, 29 of us came together for a journey filled with civic knowledge,skills and action from 3-5 May 2013.