Bringing Civics to Life supports educators with an ever-growing repository of relevant material that brings the subject of civics and government to life. We provide current, professionally vetted and unbiased materials that assist teachers in creating engaging lessons for their students.


UPDATE 2015–Law and Order! Get Updated Before School Starts!

  Be among the first to try our new Minnesota Constitution phone app comparing rights in the Minnesota Constitution with those in the U.S. Constitution Read More


We the People Competition and Showcase

Minnesota We the People Competition and Showcase December 11, 2014, Minnesota Judicial Center, St. Paul, Minnesota More information


Citizenship in Colonial and Revolutionary America

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:30am to 3:30pm Free Minnesota History Center 345 Kellogg Blvd. W St. Paul, MNRegistration required.


MCSS Workshop Powerpoint and Website Favorites

MCSS Workshop, March 3, 2014 Bring civics and government to life with trusted online resources! MCSS workshop powerpoint Go To Websites Principles of Democracy in Read More


Civically Speaking:

A digest of updates, announcements, and news you can use

See All

Get Connected

Sign up to receive timely e-newsletters and Civically Speaking updates.


The website is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota Legacy Amendment Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, and the citizens of Minnesota.
legacylogoED MN Foundation_Color_Logo (2010)