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Civic Literacy

Participating effectively in civic life, staying informed and understanding government processes, and exercising the rights and obligations of citizenship.

Civics Game

Feb 22, 2018

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Game Exploring Citizens’ Rights

In January 2018, nonprofit iCivics released a Spanish-language version of the game Do I Have a Right, which teaches children about civil rights. The organization was launched by retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor.

Civil War Telegrams

Feb 15, 2018

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Instructional Modules Decoding the Civil War

President Abraham Lincoln was America’s first “technology” president. He used emerging telegraph technology in war, politics, and even his personal life. The Decoding the Civil War project at The Huntington Library is focused on using transcribed and decoded Civil War telegrams to engage new and younger audiences to spark their curiosity and develop new critical thinking skills.

Civics Game

Feb 15, 2018

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Bilingual Game Exploring Citizens’ Rights

In January 2018, nonprofit iCivics released a Spanish-language version of the game Do I Have a Right, which teaches students about civil rights.

American Government Game

Feb 15, 2018

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Game Teaching Basic Tenets of American Government

The Center on Representative Government at Indiana University has launched Engaging Congress, an interactive game that uses primary source documents to explore the workings of American government and the challenges it faces in contemporary society.

Teacher of the Year Awards

Feb 15, 2018

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Law-Related Education Teacher of the Year Awards

Recognizing the vital role that teachers play in citizenship awareness and law-related service programs, the American Lawyers Alliance (ALA) sponsors an annual Teacher of the Year Award to honor US public and private middle school and high school teachers who have made significant contributions in law-related education.

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