Civic Education

23-Mar-2011

Sandra Day O'Connor and Arne Duncan to Keynote Conference

24-Jan-2011

Now five years into a productive retirement, O’Connor is devoting her life to teaching American youth about the United States government. 

19-Jan-2011

The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has added more recommended websites to Great Web Sites for Kids

13-Jan-2011

Fulfilling a campaign promise to make education a city government priority, Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland joined members of her hand-chosen task force this week to unveil an initial round of recommendations aimed...

27-Dec-2010

Some in public life are taking positive steps to correct this. Former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor is active as ever in her post-jurist days promoting iCivics, an interactive project to engage students...

27-Dec-2010

If you’re like many Americans, you spent part of your Christmas holiday playing with your Wii, Xbox360, PlayStation 3, or Nintendo—or know someone who did. 

06-Dec-2010

Teachers from around Oregon learned about some new ways — and relearned some old ways — to educate students about how state government works.

08-Nov-2010

iCivics is ingenious. It uses computer games to engage students in problem-solving in which the student "wins" by mastering knowledge of the U.S. Constitution and essential foundational principles of our nation.

02-Nov-2010

Event marked the launch of the Virtue Foundation / iCivics Digital Storytelling Initiative 

01-Nov-2010

No matter how the elections go Tuesday, eighth-graders at Whitehorse Middle School learned something about the process that they are not likely to forget.

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