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Open Society Institute/Street Law Network Program

A grant from the Open Society Institute, part of the Soros Foundation network, funded the development of the Open Society Institute/Street Law Network Program.  The goal of the program was to develop practical law texts for secondary schools and to train educators in interactive teaching methods in Eastern and Central Europe, Central Asia, and Mongolia.

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Under this grant Street Law accomplished the following:

  • provided training, technical assistance, and curriculum development in 19 countries
  • developed and published textbooks for secondary schools 15 countries
  • added practical law to the required course list in secondary schools in 5 countries
  • created clinical programs at law schools in 12 countries
  • established programs placing police in secondary school classrooms to teach practical law lessons in 3 countries

Publications

Countries that participated in the Open Society Institute Street Law Network Program developed over 50 books and manuals.  All known information about these texts is listed below.  These publications are not available from Street Law, Inc. and availability of texts in each publishing country varies.    

Belarus

  • Law for Everyday, student text and teacher’s guide, 1999

Croatia

  • Human Rights for All(student text and teacher manual)
  • Democracy for All(student text and teacher manual)
  • We Can Work it Out!:Problem Solving through Mediation and Let’s Say “We Can Work it Out!”: Problem Solving Through Mediation(student text and teacher manual)
  • Mock Trial Manual (student text and teacher manual)

Czech Republic

  • Pravo Pro Kazdedo (Law for Everyone), 2001

Estonia

  • Inimene ja Oigus; Valikaine opik gumnaasiumile, 2001 (in Russian and Estonian)
  • Inimene ja Oigus: Opetajaraamat, 2001(in Russian and Estonian)

Kazakhstan

  • Democracy for All,secondary student text, 2001 (Russian and Kazak)
  • Democracy for All, teacher's manual, 2001 (Russian and Kazak)
  • Human Rights for All, secondary student text on CD-ROM (Russian)
  • Human Rights for All, teacher’s manual,1999 (Russian)
  • Human Rights for All, teacher’s manual, 2000 (Kazak)
  • Human Rights for All, student text for grade seven, 1999 (Russian and Kazak)
  • Law for All, secondary student text, 2002
  • Methodology guidebook on the module “Citizenship,"1–11 secondary school classes, 2000
  • Mosaic of Law, secondary student text, 2001
  • Mosaic of Law, teacher’s manual, 2001
  • Teaching Methods Guide Book for Trainers on the Module Street Law, 2001

Kyrgyzstan

  • We and Law,tenth grade student text and teacher’s manual, 2001 (in Russian and Kyrgyz)
  • We and Law, ninth grade student text and teacher’s manual, 2000 (in Russian and Kyrgyz)
  • Case studies for Street Law Clinic Students, 2002

Macedonia

  • Student book for Youth Centers
  • Teacher’s Book for Youth Centers

Moldova

  • Educatie Pentru Democratie si Drepturile Omului, 1998
  • Noi Si Legea; Educatie referitoare la lege clasele X-XII,2000
  • Noi Si Legea; Educatie referitoare le lege, Manual experimental pentru clasa A XI-A,2000
  • Noi Si Legea; Educatie referitoare la lege, Manual experimental pentru clasa A XII-A,2000
  • Noi Si Legea 10-12,2001
  • Noi Si Legea 10, Manual Pentru Clasa,2001
  • Noi  si Legea, Manual Pentru Clasa 11, 2001

Mongolia

  • Citizenship Education: Introduction to Law, Human Rights, and Constitution
  • Democracy For All, student text and teacher’s manual
  • Constitutional Law, seventh grade
  • Methods Manual for Teachers

Russia

  • The Living Law. Interactive Encyclopedia for Practical Law; secondary student text, teacher’s manual, and ancillaries, 2000–2001

Slovakia

  • Pravo Pre Kazdeho I,1998
  • Pravo Pre Kazdeho II,1998
  • Pravo Pre Kazdeho III, 1999

Tajikistan

  • Democracy for All, student text and teacher’s manual

Ukraine

  • Street Law,2001
  • Steps to Law, 2001

Uzbekistan

  • Practical law text, seventh grade student text and teacher’s manual
  • Constitutional Law, tenth and eleventh grade student text

 

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