Closer Readings Commentary

How do you teach civility in your classroom? Now with links to resources

Civility and its related idea of tolerance seem to be essential virtues in a liberal democracy. However being virtues they do not automatically spring up in young people. They need to be carefully inculcated by parents, caregivers and teachers. How do you go about inculcating them in your clasroom?

Further thoughts. I've been looking around the web and found these resources

Some primary sources

Two classic American short stories about civility