Civics in the States: What It Is and Why It Is Needed

Civic education stands at the core of what it takes to equip citizens with the knowledge and willingness to become community, state, national and international leaders and effectively engage in our democracy. Without such civic fundamentals, the youth of today may not vote or run for public office tomorrow, and the future participation of citizens in America's grand democratic experiment is at risk.

Civics in the States: What It Is and Why It Is Needed
Tuesday, March 7, 2 p.m. EST
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Education Commission of the States, Education Trends, December 2016
State Civic Education Policy Framework
Education Commission of the States, State Civic Education Policy, January 2016

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