Read the articles, “Are” WE the World? A Critical Reflection on Selfhood in U.S. Global Citizenship Education,â€ by Wang and Hoffman (2016), and â€œCharting a Democratic Course for Global Citizenship Education: Research Directions and Current Challengesâ€ by Myers (2016), which are required reading for this week. Based on these articles, respond to the following:
- Explain the concept of global citizenship and its role in education.
- What do you see as the pros and cons of schools approaching citizenship education from a global perspective?