NC-N.C. Gen. Stat. § 115C-81
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|Policy Focus||Curriculum Framework|
|Initiating Entity||State Legislature|
|Description||The State Board of Education shall include instruction in civic and citizenship education in the standard course of study for high school social studies. The State Board of Education is strongly encouraged to include, at a minimum, the following components in the high school civic and citizenship education standard course of study:
a.That students write to a local, State, or federal elected official about an issue that is important to them. b.Instruction on the importance of voting and otherwise participating in the democratic process, including instruction on voter registration. c.Information about current events and governmental structure. d.Information about the democratic process and how laws are made.
|Reference Code||N.C. Gen. Stat. § 115C-81.45|
|Grade Levels||High School|