Text Contemporary issues in Civics and Citizenship

TLF ID A004573

This resource is designed to help teachers to think about their own practices and explore a number of common approaches to the discussion of contemporary issues. The resource includes six professional learning modules, with pre-readings, group activities, discussion questions and prompts, plus other resources. Module themes include support for teaching contemporary issues, use of democratic decision-making processes in the classroom and critical media literacy amongst others.

Educational details

Educational value
  • Teaching and learning
Year level

3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10

Learning area
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Civics and Citizenship
  • HASS F-6

Other details

  • Publisher
  • Name: Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA)
  • Organization: Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA)
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.vcaa.vic.edu.au
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Text
  • Video
  • Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA)