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Nonprofit Leader and Finance Expert Chuck Harris Joins iCivics Board of Directors

Jul 21, 2022

Harris, former co-head of Corporate Finance for Goldman Sachs,brings years of experience in social impact, nonprofits and finance as newest member of t

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iCivics Launches iCSL Professional Development in Miami

Jul 07, 2022

As we take this time to reflect on Independence Day, we want to acknowledge the role that those in public service and the military play in protecting so many of the freedoms we enjoy.

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Join students like Sophie - Apply for the Equity in Civics Youth Fellowship!

Jun 09, 2022

Last summer, I was approached by my AP U.S. Government teacher, who presented me with the Equity in Civics Youth Fellowship and motivated me to apply.

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iCivics Named Common Sense Education 2022 Selection for Learning, Receives Four-Star Rating

Jun 08, 2022

Common Sense Selections for Learning are best-in-class tools that facilitate great learning experiences for students and educators. Expert reviewers make hand-picked, official selections annually based on independent rating criteria and pedagogical rubric.

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Encourage Your Students to Apply to Join the 2022–23 Equity in Civics Youth Fellowship Cohort!

Jun 01, 2022

Do you have students entering 9th–12th grade interested in civics, education, equity, government, history, justice, or politics?

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Our mom, Sandra Day O'Connor, knew something about politics that America forgot

May 18, 2022

Opinion: Some of the most important work our mom, Sandra Day O'Connor, ever did occurred away from the Supreme Court spotlight, in homes and classrooms.

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Philanthropy Leader Larry Kramer Named iCivics Board Chair

May 17, 2022

Kramer, President of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, succeeds Wendy May-Dreyer, and will guide iCivics as it continues its expanded scope of work.

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AAPI Heritage Month: Lesson Plans and Resources for the Classroom

May 12, 2022

The month of May honors the generations of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) who have enriched the history of the United States and continue to ensure its success.

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iCivics Educator Network Grows to More Than 350 Civics and History Teachers

May 05, 2022

iCivics, the country’s largest provider of civic education curriculum today announced that it has added 134 new members to its Educator Network.

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The Need for Multiple Perspectives in Civics

Apr 14, 2022

In mid-November, when I was in first grade, my mother visited my classroom to share knowledge on Indigenous people, and specifically, our Narragansett tribe.

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