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More Untold Stories: 3 Unknown Women in History

Dec 03, 2021

Meet Rachel Carson, Ethel Payne, and Patsy Mink. With our partners at Makematic, we’ve created three new videos that showcase the contributions of these lesser-known women in history.

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Join Me in the iCivics Educator Network - Apply for the 2022 Cohort!

Nov 15, 2021

iCivics Education Network teacher Michael Martirone describes why he joined the EdNet and how it has impacted his life.

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5 iCivics Election Day Activities

Nov 02, 2021

Happy Election Day! Today, important local elections will be held around the country.

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Using iCivics in Special Education

Oct 27, 2021

This may sound like an obvious statement, but working with students in special education is not like teaching in general education.

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Are Your Students #VoteReady?

Oct 11, 2021

iCivics Educator Network member Shannon Salter discusses how she teaches about voter registration and voting rights in her classroom.

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Hispanic Heritage Month 2021: Courage, Integrity and Commitment

Sep 15, 2021

iCivics Educator Network member, Verónica Schmidt-Gómez, explains the importance of Hispanic Heritage Month and how iCivics has helped her teach English and multilingual learners.

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I ❤️ Support: My Time Helping Teachers as an iCivics Intern

Sep 10, 2021

Jerry Vogel describes his experience working on the iCivics Tech and Support teams during his first few months as an intern.

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Teaching Tips: Customizing your Game Sandwich

Sep 02, 2021

Kristen Chapron from iCivics provides tips on how to get the most out of game-specific expansion packs.

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What’s Your Back-to-School Planning Style?

Aug 23, 2021

iCivics' Senior Director of Digital Learning Carrie Ray-Hill explains how our Scope and Sequence document is great for all teachers, whether you prefer a well-structured sequence of resources or finding bits and pieces to use in your own way.

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An Inside Look at Interning for iCivics

Aug 20, 2021

Intern Pranathi Posa shares her experience working at iCivics this summer

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