Mote Oo’s civic education textbooks develop learners’ knowledge and understanding, civic skills and ability to reflect on their values.
This book builds on the knowledge and s9kills developed in Democracy to encourage learners to take a more active role in their community. It explores issues such as rights and responsibilities, community, identity and values, and how they are important to citizenship and community participation.
The book uses a similar approach to Democracy, but encourages learners to think critically about social issues and how they can address them in their community.
The Active Citizenship Resource Pack is a book of photocopiable activities, texts and other resources designed to accompany Mote Oo Education’s Active Citizenship coursebook but can easily be used on its own as a source of instant activities for an English, civics or social science class.
This is a short course focusing on the basic ideas of democracy. Topics covered include: democratic rights and responsibilities, democratic values, elections, democratic institutions and transitions to democracy. All topics are presented in simple language and related to the Myanmar context. The book uses a learner centered and activities based approach, suitable for learners with limited knowledge of these ideas.
Politics introduces learners to the concepts needed to analyse politics on a national level. These include ideologies, governments, constitutions, the media, civil society and political parties. It includes activities and discussions that encourage learners to reflect on how political ideas, institutions and actors are related, and then to apply them to current events in their community and country.
Conflict and Peace
Conflict & Peace is a peace education studies course for adult education. It is accompanied by a teacher’s book with instructions, facilitation notes for activities, answers and ideas for additional activities. It comes in two units.
Unit one: Understanding Conflict, explains how to analyze conflict and describes destructive and constructive ways of dealing with conflicts. The course is available in English and Burmese.
Unit two: Understanding Peace, explains how to decrease violence, transform conflict, and build peace in society. The English version will be released in Summer 2017.
Conflict & Peace: An Introduction is a short course that introduces the main concepts and issues in peace education. This course is available in English and Burmese.