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Classroom Election Activities and Ideas, Ideal for Remote Learning

AUGUST 18, 2020

Need ideas for remote and in-person election activities? Here are tips for students from elementary to high school. 

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Congratulations to the Winners of the 2020 Games for Change Student Challenge

AUGUST 14, 2020

iCivics supported the game design prompt, Get The Party Started, to help students examine party politics.

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News Story

As Election Nears, iCivics and the Annenberg Public Policy Center Offer Three Updated Civics Learning Games to Teach Students How Government Works

AUGUST 12, 2020

The free, nonpartisan online games are designed to help educators, parents, and families teach students how the branches of government interact, how the judicial system works, and how laws are made. 

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8 iCivics Games with English Language Learners Supports

AUGUST 04, 2020

iCivics is committed to providing high-quality and effective civic learning materials that are accessible–and engaging–for English language learners

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We Need a Civic Education Evolution to Address Racial Injustice

JULY 31, 2020

iCivics' Director of Social Engagement, Amber Coleman-Mortley, shares reflections on speaking with CSIS on Civics as a National Security Imperative: Addressing Racial Injustice.

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Join our Facebook Group: Teaching the 2020 Election

JULY 29, 2020

We have created this group for educators who are planning to engage their students in thoughtful, non-partisan learning around the presidential election.

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The Top 5 iCivics Election Teaching Tools to Explore

JULY 28, 2020

High school students and iCivics' summer interns, Katie and Ava, share our best election resources from their perspective.

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Serious Play Competition Awards Gold Medal to Win the White House

JULY 20, 2020

The competition judges educational games for how they help educators engage their students.

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Race to Ratify Named a Common Sense Education 2020 Selection for Learning

JULY 08, 2020

This new program recognizes best-in-class media resources and tools that facilitate great learning experiences for students and educators.

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Turn students into lawmakers with the new and improved LawCraft!

JULY 08, 2020

Students learn to make compromises and balance competing issues while still passing a bill they’re proud of.

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