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Justice O'Connor Hails Games As 'Fabulous' Teaching Tools

MAY 28, 2010

Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor recently espoused the benefits of learning through video games, expressing her hope that game could help children advance in disciplines like civics and history.

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Sandra O'Connor's Games

MAY 27, 2010

The Wonkster talks about iCivics games and Gotham's own local government games.

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Serious Games Deliberated at Twin Conferences This Week

MAY 27, 2010

USA Today discusses Justice O'Connor, iCivics, and the Games for Change conference.

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Sandra Day O'Connor on Civics Education

MAY 27, 2010

ABC's Good Morning America interviews Justice O'Connor during her visit to Democracy Prep in Harlem.

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O'Connor, in NY, gives schools poor civics marks

MAY 27, 2010

Justice O'Connor's discusses iCivics at the Games for Change conference.

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Our Courts in the Classroom

MAY 25, 2010

Today’s digital world allows younger generations to engage and interact with history like never before, such as through virtual games.

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2010 We The People Coordinator Conference

MAY 22, 2010

iCivics will be presenting at the 2010 We The People Coordinator Conference in Washington DC.  The event will take place at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel from June 26 - 29, 2010.

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The 7th Annual Games for Change Festival

MAY 22, 2010

This May, the only festival dedicated to the exciting new movement of Digital Games for Social Change will explore real-world impact, the latest games, and funding strategies. Hosted in New York City by Parsons The New School for Design and The Games for Learning Institute at NYU, the 7th annual Games for Change Festival will take place May 24 – 27, 2010.

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Civics Gets a Boost

MAY 20, 2010

The Tallahassee Democrat discusses how the Sandra Day O'Connor Civics Education Act will improve education in Florida schools.

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Law school awards Marshall-Wythe Medallion to Justice O'Connor

MAY 20, 2010

William & Mary Law School awards Justice O'Connor for her "exceptional leadership and accomplishment," including her efforts in the area of civic education.

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