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Our Annual Report

Feb 19 2014 - 11:43am

2013 was a banner year for iCivics. As we close out our fiscal year, this Annual Report provides an...

Introducing our new site

Nov 19 2013 - 10:52pm

When we launched iCivics.org in May 2010, no one imagined that three years later we would be serving 40,000 teachers and six million students. But here we are, and thanks to you, iCivics is now the most...

Goodbye Crisis of Nations

May 15 2013 - 11:42am

Hey there educators! You may have noticed that Crisis of Nations is no longer listed on our games page. The team here at iCivics...

Commercial digital games move into the classroom

Mar 12 2013 - 3:15pm

Last Tuesday SimCity just got a little easier to implement into your classroom.

GoCivics Mobile Congress makes simulations fun and accessible

Jan 24 2013 - 3:26pm

Role play games -- such as mock trials, debates, and model legislatures -- are well-established ways to introduce students to important civic processes, to encourage critical thinking, and to target Common Core...

iCivics Makes Jury Duty Fun With Launch of We the Jury Game

Dec 11 2012 - 10:14am

With the launch of its 17th online game, We The Jury, iCivics is bringing fun to jury duty.

Serving on a jury is one of the fundamental...

iCivics: Effective and Engaging

Jun 5 2012 - 9:48am

“Because of iCivics, I’ve now got 500 children who are interested in their future in this country, who are interested in learning.” These are the words of an educator in Texas. This past year, iCivics formed the...

Gaming Goes to College

Nov 30 2011 - 10:44am

As we here at iCivics know, video gaming is about a lot more than just pressing buttons while sitting in front of the screen.  Games can and are powerful teaching tools.  According to "...

New Game: Run For President at Any Age!

Nov 14 2011 - 10:22am

Now you can run for president … in your classroom or at home! iCivics has just launched our newest game: Win the...

iCivics Congratulates the Winners of Globaloria Game Design Competitions in West Virginia

Jul 6 2011 - 11:41am

Globaloria, the social learning network teaching students to make educational webgames, has been hosting the nation’s first and largest game-design...