Inside Philanthropy: Is Civics Education a Lost Cause? Not to Some Foundations

With all of the attention paid by policymakers and funders to reading and math standards (Common Core and otherwise) ...

March 26, 2015, 0 comment(s)

CIRCLE: States are Implementing the C3 (College, Career, and Citizenship) Framework

Our Colleagues at CIRCLE discuss the progress of the C3 - College, Career and Civic Life Framework.

March 25, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Students put in their 2 cents on 'Woman on 20s' campaign

Seattle 5th graders learn about the campaign to change the face on the $20 to a Woman. We respectfully advocate for o...

March 23, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Missourian: GUEST COMMENTARY: Civic education leads to critical thinking

As a freshman in high school, my civics class took a multiple-choice test. The seemingly benign questions were meant ...

March 20, 2015, 0 comment(s)

The Notebook: Rendell Center for civic education moving to Annenberg at Penn

In a move designed to beef up civics education in schools, the Rendell Center for Civics & Civic Engagement will relo...

March 19, 2015, 0 comment(s) Beware the death of civics education

'A soothsayer bids you beware the Ides of March," Brutus warns Roman dictator Julius Caesar in Shakespeare's timeless...

March 18, 2015, 0 comment(s)

The Campaign mourns the passing of our colleague Dr. Curtis Gans

The Campaign mourns the passing of our colleague Dr. Curtis Gans, a giant of voter engagement research and strong sup...

March 17, 2015, 0 comment(s)

EdWeek: Panel passes resolution stressing civic engagement education

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota education officials agree improving civics knowledge among high school student...

March 5, 2015, 0 comment(s)

San Diego Source: The need for civics education and voter registration

This is the 40th year of The City Club of San Diego. Despite the fact we’ve presented 1,193 programs in the pub...

March 4, 2015, 0 comment(s)

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