Citizenship Education Task Force
Best Practices Subcommittee
1) Updates from CETF and Steering Committee:
a. Youth voice
b. Website development
c. Awards program changes
d. Strategic partnership with Mitchell Institute, and
e. Summer conferences.
- 2) Presentations and discussion of a Comprehensive Model of K-12 Citizenship Education:
a. Presentation by Lora Downing on William Daggett’s 30 model schools.
Presentation by Connie Manter
on Promising Futures,
Presentation by Stacy Smith on Sheldon Berman’s K-12
district- wide approach in
d. Discuss what we mean by a “comprehensive model” and approaches for assessing and implementing such a model.
3) Review and decide on criteria and template for collection/dissemination of Best Practices in citizenship education.
4) Discuss and assign tasks for future meetings; set meeting dates.