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Going Straight to the (Primary) Source: A Week at the Library of Congress

OCTOBER 22, 2019

iCivics Educator Network member, Allyson McNaboe (WV), shares takeaways from attending a Library of Congress Teacher Institute. 

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Teaching Impeaching: When Lessons Change

OCTOBER 09, 2019

iCivics Educator Network Member, Jenifer Hitchcock (VA), shares how she quickly crafted a lesson plan on impeachment to address her students' questions.

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October Resources: All Eyes On Media Literacy

OCTOBER 01, 2019

Use these iCivics Media Literacy teaching resources to support your lesson planning to the 2020 presidential election. 

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Join the 2020 iCivics Educator Network

SEPTEMBER 12, 2019

Applications for the 2020 iCivics Educator Network are due by December 1st. Apply now!

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Constitution Day: Behind-the-Scenes of Race to Ratify

SEPTEMBER 11, 2019

Prepare for Constitution Day by learning how iCivics’ first ever historical video game, Race to Ratify, was created. 

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September Resources: Help Students Understand Their Rights

SEPTEMBER 03, 2019

iCivics is providing teaching resources each month this year to support your lesson planning to the 2020 presidential election. 

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Prepare to teach the 2020 election with iCivics

AUGUST 15, 2019

Want to teach your students about political systems as the 2020 presidential election approaches? Discover iCivics in the Clever Library.

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R2LNextGen Students Play Do I Have a Right?

AUGUST 05, 2019

The iCivics team led a workshop for students to help them brush up on their civic knowledge and skills using the game, Do I Have a Right?

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A Teacher’s 10 Year Journey with iCivics

JULY 31, 2019

iCivics Educator Network member, Joe Harmon (PA) shares how iCivics has impacted his teaching career for our 10th anniversary.

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Playtesting: A New Cast Your Vote is On The Way

JULY 18, 2019

iCivics' Director of Digital Learning shares observations from student playtesting of the redesigned, Cast Your Vote game, which will be released in October. 

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