We conducted a study of CityWorks - an experiential high school government curriculum in collaboration with Bernadette Chi of the East Bay Conservation Corps. The curriculum was created by the Constitutional Rights Foundation and is being used in several Los Angeles area high schools.
Kahne, J., Chi, B., Middaugh, E. (2006). Building Social Capital for Civic and Political Engagement: The Potential of High School Government Courses. Canadian Journal of Education. 29(2). 87-409.
City Works Evaluation