ACT office will be closed from today, Friday December 21st 2012 until Thursday January 3rd 2013. During this time the office phone will record messages but email will not be monitored. Email can still be left and will be next read on Thursday January 3rd 2013. ACT staff would like to thank all members for their support in 2012 and to wish all Citizenship teachers a very merry Christmas, an enjoyable Festive Season and a happy New Year.
This autumn marked the launch of the Lebanon Citizenship Education for Action and Reform (CEdAR) project, which will support the Lebanese Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MEHE) in the planning, implementation and evaluation of the country’s on-going citizenship education reform efforts in primary and secondary schools. Led by Professor Hugh Starkey, and in partnership with the Association for Citizenship Teaching, 30 month EU-funded project represents an exciting new chapter in IOE’s innovative work in the field of citizenship education.