Bringing Civic Education to Life

Teachingcivics.org supports educators with an ever-growing repository of current, professionally vetted, and unbiased civics, law-related education, and government lesson plans and materials. These lessons include materials developed by Learning Law and Democracy Foundation and lessons written by others, vetted with links to their sources. Let us help you quickly find the best lesson for your students.

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2019 Update

2019 Update: Summer Institute in Civics and Law-Related Education Get Updated Before School Starts! August 5-7, 2019 Room 230 Minnesota Judicial Center St. Paul, MN   Read More

Aug
5-7


Super Civics for MN K-8 teachers

                                                  Read More

Jun
18


Minnesota Civic Education Survey

Take the voluntary Minnesota Civic Education Survey 2019. You won’t get a grade but you will see how you match up and what you might do Read More

Mar
4


Project Citizen State Showcase goes to the State Capitol

Students will show what they know in this project-based-learning on solving public problems. More Information

May
15


Celebrate Magna Carta on Constitution Day!

A collection of lessons and supporting materials to teach Magna Carta! Take time this Constitution Day, September 17, to highlight enduring themes of liberty, freedom, Read More

Sep
17


Civically Speaking:

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

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The TeachingCivics.org website is made possible through a grant from the Minnesota Legacy Amendment Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, and the citizens of Minnesota.
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