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iCivics Executive Director Louise Dubé Up for DVF People's Voice Award

MARCH 08, 2017

We are excited to announce that iCivics Executive Director Louise Dubé has been nominated for the DVF People’s Voice Awards.

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iCivics and Newsela Partner For Media Literacy

MARCH 02, 2017

iCivics and Newsela partnered to bring their teacher communities a webinar on media literacy tools available through both platforms.

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iCivics Recognized As One of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies

FEBRUARY 13, 2017

iCivics was named one of Fast Company's Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Education.

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Press Release: Sandra Day O’Connor’s iCivics Provides Free Resources to Help Students Analyze the President’s First 100 Days

JANUARY 23, 2017

Updated game, new lesson plans, infographic help students understand and analyze the presidential transition of power.

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Announcing: The "We Love the Constitution" Initiative

JANUARY 19, 2017

iCivics is proud to join with the National Constitution Center and our nation's leading public figures for the "We Love The Constitution" initiative.

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Announcement: iCivics Holiday Card Winner(s)

DECEMBER 05, 2016

iCivics announces the three winners of their first Holiday Card Design Contest.

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iCivics Featured in Wall Street Journal

NOVEMBER 14, 2016

iCivics was featured in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

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Civic Education on Talk Radio This Week

OCTOBER 27, 2016

As the election draws near, there has been an expressed interest in how we might improve civic knowledge, civic participation, and civic education in the United States.  Here are two great radio interviews with the leadership from Teaching for Democracy Alliance members, iCivics and CIRCLE. 

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Justice O'Connor Op-Ed in Cosmopolitan

OCTOBER 19, 2016

iCivics founder, Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, speaks to the importance of women exercising their right to vote in Cosmopolitan.

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U.S. Department of Education Secretary John King on Civic Education

OCTOBER 19, 2016

U.S. Department of Education Secretary John King delivered remarks to the National Press Club in Washington, DC. at 1pm. King spoke on the importance of civics as part of a well-rounded education and also discussed civic engagement as a cornerstone of democracy. The full Press Release is below.

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