iCivics Blog and News

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With Liberty and Justice For All

APRIL 16, 2019

Equitable civics must empower students to have a voice and elevate their ability to use that voice to create the communities they want to live in.

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¡Vamos a jugar! (Let’s play!)

MARCH 28, 2019

Our ELL Project Lead, Kristen Chapron, visited Ana Tellado-Schiff’s Spanish 4 classes at Newton North High School in Massachusetts.

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Prelaunch Playtesting and the Race to Ratify

MARCH 25, 2019

iCivics Educator Network member David Olson (WI) shares his experience playtesting iCivics’ newest game, Race to Ratify.

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A conversation on Justice at 92nd Street Y

DECEMBER 04, 2018

iCivics and 92Y host an intergenerational conversation on justice in New York City.

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Spotlight on Educator Network: Paul Solarz (IL)

NOVEMBER 08, 2018

This spotlight on our Educator Network features Paul Solarz (IL) a fifth-grade teacher from Illinois. Interested in joining the Educator Network? Contact us: info@icivics.org. If you are interested in serving on the iCivics Educator Network or want more information, visit www.icivics.org/our-network.

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Teaching Midterm Elections: Walk that Minefield Courageously

NOVEMBER 05, 2018

iCivics Educator Network member, Meg Dombro (VA) shares how teachers can incorporate the midterms into their class curriculum in a meaningful and engaging way!

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Spotlight on Educator Network: Nathan McAlister (KS)

OCTOBER 29, 2018

This spotlight on our Educator Network features Nathan McAlister, a history teacher from Kansas. Interested in joining the Educator Network? Contact us: info@icivics.org. If you are interested in serving on the iCivics Educator Network or want more information, visit www.icivics.org/our-network.

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Spotlight on Educator Network: Felicia Frantz (CO)

OCTOBER 22, 2018

This spotlight on our Educator Network features Felicia Frantz, an eighth-grade social studies teacher from Colorado. Interested in joining the Educator Network? Contact us here.

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CivXNow Member Spotlight - Shawn Healy

OCTOBER 11, 2018

We sat down to talk with CivXNow coalition member Shawn Healy, Program Director at the Robert R. McCormick Foundation’s Democracy Program.

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Teaching About the Midterm Elections

SEPTEMBER 18, 2018

There are a variety of ways to introduce students to the elections. iCivics Educator Network Member, Joe Schmidt (ME) shares a few ways to make the experience engaging and informative.

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