This course focuses on understanding simulations of democratic processes and how this pedagogical practice can equip young people with the knowledge, dispositions, and skills to be “Guardians of Democracy”. Further, this course will enhance the practice of educators with strategies and resources to facilitate simulations with appropriate topic selection, content integrated throughout and reflective practice.
This course will take place over a 5 week period, with one module opening each week starting on July 12th for participants to complete. Completion of all modules, assignments, Portfolio of Practice activities and satisfactory performance on the discussions is required to receive the Bronze Level Guardians of Democracy Badge. For a course syllabus, please visit https://guardiansofdemocracyteachers.org/