|Author(s)||Kartal, O., Saygili, S., Gökçen, E., Özdemir, S., Ates, R., Attila, S., & Kincal, R.|
|Editor||Ross, A. (ed) Citizenship Education in Society|
Consciousness of citizenship is a support for living together and sharing conceptions and depends on democracy, human rights, tolerance, justice and solidarity. This conception is gained by education and culture. Tolerance, the right to vote, to be elected and to engage in political activity, freedom of religion and conscience, critical view are important and necessary to be gained culture and conscious of democracy to adolescents. This paper examines the tolerance level of high school students in Çanakkale, Turkey. In this, the level of tolerance was related to grade level of high school education, to see if there were significant differences between them.