Alexander Heffner Interviews iCivics Executive Director Louise Dubé on The Open Mind
July 31, 2015
Executive Director Louise Dubé sat down with Alexander Heffner from The Open Mind to talk about how to reinvigorate civic education through virtual games for young people amidst the skepticism about politics.
In her interview, Dubé speaks to the bipartisan approach to iCivics curriculum, the ease of classroom adaptability and the enjoyment that iCivics games provide for students young and old. She states, "The point of iCivics is less about the technology of it... It's about putting kids in the action. It's about them getting involved in an actual problem where we make it relevant for them..."
We encourage you to watch the full episode below:
The Open Mind "It's in the Game"