Teaching Democracy 2016: Training for Trainers

In April 2016, our design team piloted the 2-day Teaching Democracy Workshop with 9 students and 12 community participants from 4 partner organizations.

Teaching Democracy Learning Objectives:

Day 1 (April 2, 2016):

  • Build learning cohort
  • Explore our own education experiences
  • Introduce popular education principles & voices
  • Identify ways to encourage participation in groups and meetings
  • Apply popular education to public meeting

 Day 2 (April 9, 2016):

  • Explore problem posing (a method of critical inquiry)
  • Design & facilitate your own workshop

Copies of the Teaching Democracy Curriculum can be found here.