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5. Participation

5.7 “Learning to participate” through formal, non-formal and informal learning

Last update: 28 November 2023
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  1. Policy Framework
  2. Formal learning

Policy Framework

There is no specific national strategy to be implemented in the field of learning how to participate. The legal framework is Regulation of the Ministry of education and science. НАРЕДБА № 13 от 21 септември 2016 г. за гражданското, здравното, екологичното и интеркултурното образование (Ordinance 13 from 21 September 2016 for civil, health, ecological and intercultural education. It determines educational standards for these topics.

Formal learning

As in the school year 2019/2020 there is no mandatory school subject for Democracy or Civil rights in the public schools. There is existing Проект на учебна програма по Гражданско образование project of a curriculum for Civil rights class for the students from 11th and 12th grade of the public school system.