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We Need a Civic Education Evolution to Address Racial Injustice

Jul 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

Jul 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

Jul 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

Jul 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

Jul 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!

Jul 08, 2020

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

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News Story

iCivics Launches Impact Points Challenge

Jun 11, 2020

Kids can play iCivics games to learn how to solve civic problems and contribute their points earned to help make donations to charities.

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New look, new format, same powerful game of persuasion!

Jun 11, 2020

iCivics' upgraded Argument Wars game is perfect for summer learning fun.

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Blog Post

Our Commitment to Teaching about Racism in Civic Education

Jun 03, 2020

As we teach students about the institutions that make our constitutional democracy run, iCivics is committed to unveiling the larger context around institutional racism.

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New Tools for Teaching the 2020 Election

May 12, 2020

This is a critical time for students to explore meaningful election learning tools and understand how to remain engaged — even if they must do so from home.

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