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The diverse student body of City
College of San Francisco grows significantly
every year. At present CCSF provides instruction
to over 22,000 adults students in noncredit/credit
English as a Second Language (ESL); ESL-Citizenship,
Basic Education (ABE) in six campuses and
more than fifty community sites scattered throughout
With the ESL-Citizenship Curriculum Grant,
- Developing curriculum that links the ESL (credit/noncredit),
and High school, and Citizenship programs
with Civics Education.
- Developing lesson plans that empower the learner
with the skills and knowledge to become well-informed
citizens; and promote a common civic culture
and the common good.
- Creating and revising course content that
requires the application of civic participation
education skills within a contextual framework
based on academic knowledge and life experience.
- Providing the student with the opportunity
to become cognizant of the importance to be
involved in civic issues and to be able to speak
and express their opinions on sensitive and
controversial issues within legal allowances.