Students' VOICE

Curriculum Modules

City college of San Francisco ESL-Citizenship Grant combines civic education context and language development and learning into modules that:

  • Organize content into a contextual framework based on academic knowledge and common good.
  • Teach the value and principles of the common civic culture and the common good.
  • Use contextual subject matter as the basis of learning and introducing civic education principles.
  • Transform classes into learner-centered and learner-driven education experiences.

Project VOICE is developing and has categorized the curriculum modules as follows:

A- Curriculum Modules I: Leadership Formation

  1. Civics-rights and Responsibilities
  2. Personal Development
  3. Leadership Training
  4. Communication Skills
  5. Civic Engagement: Community and Social Action

B- Curriculum Modules II: Knowledge is power

  1. Government
  2. Local Government History
  3. Law
  4. United States History
  5. Immigration
  6. Tolerance and Diversity
  7. Social Issues
  8. Labor Issues and Workers' Rights
  9. Media
  10. Health
  11. Environment
  12. Emergency Systems and Human Services
  13. Money Matters
  14. Education Systems
  15. Career


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