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08-Jan-2015

College and career readiness are two common themes in education today.  In fact, most states have created, or are working to create, a college and career readiness definition...

05-Nov-2014

Now that election season is over and mass media has...

02-Oct-2014

I was listening to a back-to-school guest speaker talk about bullying in schools. I was shocked how to hear that bullying has become an epidemic for American students. The guest speaker suggested that...

30-Sep-2014

As a member of the iCivics pilot program for teachers in Indianapolis, I was honored to be asked to share not only my experience as an attendee of the institute, but also how my attendance affected...

11-Sep-2014

“We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights...

04-Sep-2014

"If men expect to be ignorant and free, they expect what never was and never will be."  Thomas Jefferson.  These immortal words by the inspired...

21-Aug-2014

Before leaving for iCivics training mid July, I assumed that the highlight of the trip would be meeting Sandra Day O’Connor, the first female Supreme Court Justice. Upon...

31-Jul-2014

As part of my curriculum in teaching 8th grade social studies, I am required to teach a quarter of government. I would often find myself struggling to make that quarter...