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Civic Education on Talk Radio This Week

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 10:53

As the election draws near, there has been an expressed interest in how we might improve civic knowledge, civic participation, and civic education in the United States.  Here are two great radio interviews with the leadership from Teaching for Democracy Alliance members, iCivics and CIRCLE. 

Why Civics Needs a Spotlight Right Now

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 17:08

Louise Dubé, Executive Director iCivics

Susan Griffin, former Executive Director NCSS

U.S. Department of Education Secretary John King on Civic Education

Wed, 10/19/2016 - 13:40

U.S. Department of Education Secretary John King delivered remarks to the National Press Club in Washington, DC. at 1pm.

Calling All Student Artist! iCivics Holiday Card Competition

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 06:49

The holiday season is right around the corner, and iCivics is looking for student artwork to include in this year's holiday cards! Artwork should reflect the student’s perspective on peace and civic engagement. The winner will have their art displayed on our printed and electronic holiday cards.


How Can We Make Civic Education Fun?

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 12:44

A Conversation Between Carrie Ray-Hill, Director of Content at iCivics and Gloria Li, UF | Bob Graham Center Intern



Teaching the Election Blog Post No. 2: The Bad

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 06:57



Teaching the Election: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

A Fall Blog Series Featuring BrainPOP and iCivics: