|Editor||A. Ross, The Experience of Citizenship|
The basis of civic upbringing is formed by the idea of developing a free, creative and responsible personality in families, at school and within society. As a result of civic upbringing, Latvia will have creative, social responsible people with independent way of thinking, for whom the future and independence of Latvia will be of primary importance. The task of civic upbringing lies in helping students get orientates in social process in national economy, economics, politics, culture and ethnic traditions of the peoples inhabiting Latvia.