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Civic Learning and Engagement Introduction

This special section of the Project-Based Learning Introduction will take what you've learned about project-based learning one step further by exploring civic learning and engagement projects — a special type of project-based learning.

In this section, you will 

  • Learn what civic learning and engagement looks like in practice
  • Explore connections between project-based learning, and civic learning and engagement
  • Understand why civic learning and engagement is important for young people and for democratic society
  • Prepare to implement civic learning and engagement projects in a variety of settings, such as your school or your program

My Notebook

Project-Based Learning

The Notebook is a useful way to jot down notes as you go through the various topics available on the You For Youth website. If you'd like to use the notebook, please sign in if you already have an account or register now to join the Y4Y community!


Project-Based Learning