Living by the Rule of Law – A Handbook for High School Teachers


These Teaching Exemplars touch on a variety of topics centering on the basic concepts of the Rule of Law. Issues such as gender equality, citizens’ and indigenous peoples’ rights, environmental sustainability, among others, have also been integrated into the teaching exemplars for both High School and Grade School. One key idea that continually emerges in the PERLAS exemplars is the importance of having a strong judicial system, and the roles that citizens of all ages should play to help make that system work. In the High School level, the PERLAS exemplars also teach the students the concept of citizens’ participation in governance processes, and the accountability of government institutions.

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Living by the Rule of Law – A Handbook for HS-Teachers

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