Effective citizenship education improves government

Incidents of violence, disruption, disrespect, bullying, and verbal and physical intimidation in our schools and society at large create significant dangers for all of society. One barrier to civil society may be lack of effective citizenship education. Effective citizenship education for young adults should help improve our ability to exchange ideas and make good decisions, as well as improve government of society. [Review of the Effects of Citizenship Education; Educational Research Review, p 170; 2013]