AND CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION:
A study of parents'
substantial qualitative and quantitative
study examined attitudes of parents to
civics and citizenship education. It was
commissioned by the Australian Parents
Council (APC), funded by the Department
of Education, Training and Youth Affairs
(DETYA), and carried out with as a collaboration
between APC and the Australian Council
of State School Organisations (ACSSO).
Theere are three reports. Report 1 is
on the qualitative phase, Report 2 on
the quantitative, and Report 3 summarises
both. It was used to stimulate debate
on the issue and a forum arranged by the
APC in Sydney in early 1998.
three reports can be found in word format
here for report 1 - qualitative phase
here for report 2 - quantitative
here for report 3 - summary