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Our Drafting Board Resource is Evolving!

JULY 29, 2021

If you are a user of Drafting Board, please take note of the upcoming changes and how it may affect current and previous assignments.

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New Exploring Primary Sources Mini-Site Offers Free Primary Source Teaching Tools

MAY 17, 2021

Curated, free K-12 products and professional development from iCivics and partners for teaching primary sources online.

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New DBQuest on Cherokee Resistance and Sovereignty

APRIL 14, 2021

The New DBQuest explores the perspective behind the Indian Removal Act and the response from the Cherokee Nation.  

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No Story Goes Untold: iCivics’ New Video Series Untold Stories: Changemakers of the Civil Rights Era

APRIL 06, 2021

iCivics Curriculum Associate, Lora De Salvo, discusses our new Untold Stories video series featuring Civil Rights leaders, such as Barbara Johns and Constance Baker Motley, a great virtual classroom resource for teaching Civil Rights Era.

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New DBQuest on Historical Monuments & Meaning

MARCH 03, 2021

iCivics has released a new DBQuest on Historical Monuments & Meaning to help students analyze primary sources of the past and connect them with the present.  

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Just Released! Counties Work: Texas

DECEMBER 08, 2020

Gameplay that lets students shape the future of their communities.

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New White Paper from iCivics & Generation Citizen Makes the Case for Equity and Diversity in Civic Education

NOVEMBER 18, 2020

Following nearly two years of research, a team has released a paper that outlines why civics has historically faced an equity problem, and makes suggestions for how to make the subject accessible and relevant to all students.

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Civic Learning Resources for Elementary Students

NOVEMBER 17, 2020

To better guide teachers in introducing civic concepts to students at the elementary level, here are some additional resources from iCivics and beyond.

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New DBQuest on Hamilton and the National Bank

NOVEMBER 13, 2020

Your students might know about Alexander Hamilton, but how well do they understand his role in creating our National Bank?  

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Try Our New Assessments Tool with Cast Your Vote & Win the White House

OCTOBER 13, 2020

Assign either, Cast Your Vote or Win the White House, ahead of the 2020 election to test drive iCivics' new learning assessment tool.

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