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Everyday is Constitution Day!

SEPTEMBER 23, 2014

Cheryl Cook-Kallio, member of the iCivics Teachers' Council, shares her success in using Constitution Day to generate enthusiasm in her school and spread the message that every day is Constitution Day.

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Playing It Forward: The Impact of "Impact Projects"

SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

Suzanne Ensmann discusses the idea of playing it forward through iCivics.

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Celebrate Constitution Day with iCivics

SEPTEMBER 17, 2014

Amy Raper, an 8th grade social studies teacher at Palo Verde Middle School in Phoenix, AZ, shares her thoughts on using iCivics in her classroom for Constitution Day.

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The Pursuit of Civic Classroom Happiness

SEPTEMBER 11, 2014

Leigh Stovall, a 7th grade Civics and Geography teacher, shares how introducing iCivics games and lesson plans into her classroom engaged her students.

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Fighting For Our Future Citizens

SEPTEMBER 04, 2014

CindyWilson, an American Government and Politics teacher, explores the necessity of involved citizens for the success of U.S. society. "If men expect to be ignorant and free, they expect what never was and never will be."  Thomas Jefferson.  

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Keeping High School Seniors Focused with Gaming

AUGUST 28, 2014

Kimberly Craig discusses how introducing iCivics into her afternoon Government classes has turned around the classroom experience for her 12th grade students.

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iCivics Teacher Council: More Than Expected

AUGUST 21, 2014

Erica Schnee, a high school social studies teacher, shares her experience at the iCivics training.

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Life On A Civic Mission: My Journey To The iCivics Teacher Council

AUGUST 14, 2014

Soljane Martinez Quiles discusses her journey to and thoughts on the iCivics Teacher Council.

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Increase Engagement Through Game Based Learning: One Teacher’s Take on iCivics in Their Classroom

AUGUST 07, 2014

Joe, a social studies teacher in Northwest WI, shares the advantages he's seen of using iCivics in his classroom.

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Happy New School Year! An 8th Grade Teacher's Take on Customizing iCivics for Your Class

JULY 31, 2014

Amy Raper, an 8th grade social studies teacher, shares her experience of using iCivics in her classroom.

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