Topics in Civic EducationCultism: Characteristics of Cultism Cultism: Reasons why people join Cults Illiteracy - Causes of Illiteracy Responsibilities, Duties and Obligations of a Citizen What is Civic Responsibility and Who is a Citizen? Reputation: How to build a good reputation Cooperation - Factors that promote Cooperation Cooperation and Types of Cooperation Attributes and Benefits of Honesty Meaning and Types of Values in Civic Education Community Service and Volunteer Service - Benefits of Community Service Consequences of Cultism and Solutions to Cultism Origin of Cultism in Nigeria Consequences and Solutions to Illiteracy Honesty - True Meaning of Honesty explained with its Attributes Scheme of work for Civic Education, SS1, 3rd Term Scheme of work for Civic Education, SS1, 2nd Term Scheme of work for Civic Education, SS1, 1st Term Fundamental Human Rights and Characteristics of Human Rights Rights of Citizens and Attributes of Residents - Differences between Residence and Citizenship
Academic Questions in Civic Education
Which of the followings is NOT a correct definition for values in Civic Education?
The act of always telling the truth to others and oneself is best referred to as _____.
Which of the following is NOT a consequence of dishonesty?
The cooperation seen among the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) is best classified as _____.
Which of the following statement is incorrect concerning cooperation?
Which of the following is not a pressure group?
Community service is not the same as volunteer service. This is so because it may NOT be done out of your own will.
Consider the instance below:
A traffic offender may be mandated to clean the roads as a form of community service.
He will do the job not necessarily because he wanted to, rather, he does it because he had been assigned to do it by the Government Authorities.
Community service can be defined as a service performed by an individual or group of people for the benefit of the community or its institutions and without any form of payment.
Volunteer service on the other hand is a service or activity that is done out of one's own will and without any form of payment or reward for the benefit of others; but not including his family members, relatives and even close friends.
Note: Community service may be done in any part of the world.
Schools, Churches, Government institutions, NGOs and even individuals may organize and carry out community service.
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You end up putting smiles on peoples face.
Eradication of certain diseases based on the nature of community service rendered.
Please read on Immunization here.
It can improve your CV.
It may bring about personal fufillment.
Please read on Values here.
Helps gain experience when done frequently.
It could clear certain guilt within an offender. Please read on the Story of the Prodigal Son here.
Report suggests that it improves the overall mood and health.
Letters of recommendation may be given to college students who pertake in community services.
Please read on Essay Writing here.
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Amazing facts in Civic Education
NOTABLE POINTS IN Civic Education
Cooperation can be defined as the process of coming together, working together and helping one another to achieve a common goal
According to A.W Green
Cooperation is the continuous and common endeavor of two or more persons to perform a task or to reach a goal that is commonly cherished
According to F.E Merrill
Cooperation is a form of social interaction wherein two or more persons work together to gain a common end.
There is this saying from the chairman of Microsoft and it goes thus:
Our success has really been based on partnerships from the very beginning - Bill Gates
TYPES OF COOPERATION:
1. Direct Cooperation
2. indirect Cooperation
3. Social Cooperation
4. Religious Cooperation
5. Financial Cooperation
6. Community Cooperation
7. Occupational Cooperation
All human beings are entitled to their rights (Human Rights); but the truth is, we still have got some limitations to some of these Human Rights. Below are 4 limitations: