• Chuck Quigley Writes on Freedom of Expression for The Washington Times

    WTshowcaseChuck Quigley Writes on Freedom of Expression for The Washington Times
    Charles Quigley, the Center's Executive Director, writes on the importance of teaching freedom of expression in The Washington Time's special The President and the Constitution section this month. "The burden of responsibility for the enlightening of our young people regarding the precious rights to freedom of expression they have inherited … lies with the dedicated teachers of our school systems."
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  • Ask John Questions to Study for the State Finals!

    AskJohnShowcaseAsk John Questions to Study for the State Finals!
    The Ask John Project, sponsored by the Center for the Study of the American Constitution (CSAC) and the Center for Civic Education, is an eight-week video series in which Professor John Kaminski from the CSAC at the University of Wisconsin–Madison will be addressing questions submitted by We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution students as they prepare for their 2017–18 We the People state competitions this fall.BTN_LearnMore

  • Teach Constitution Day with Free Lessons from the Center for Civic Education

    ConstitutionGraphicTeach the Constitution with Free Lessons from the Center for Civic Education
    Constitution Day was a huge success, with thousands of students learning about the Constitution and our system of government. It's not too late to participate! Check out our free lesson plans for elementary, middle, and high schools. This innovative lesson explores the lives of the Framers through a series of one-minute podcasts.
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  • We the People State Hearing Questions Available

    wtp statequestionsWe the People State Hearing Questions AvailableThe 2017-18 state-level hearing questions are now available! The questions will be used in statewide high school We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution competitions held across the nation. Winners of the state competitions qualify to compete at the We the People National Finals.
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  • ournetworkThe Center's Network
    Our network of state and district coordinators supports We the People by conducting local teacher professional development, holding conferences, and organizing local and state hearings.

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  • ebook 9.23.13We the People Enhanced Ebook
    Democracy goes digital with the new We the People enhanced ebook for high school students. Engage your students study of the Constitution on nearly any device, anywhere.

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    Follow the Center for Civic Education on Facebook to get frequent updates about We the People classes from around the country as well as news from the National Finals.

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  • companionGet More out of We the People
    High school students: get the most out of your study of We the People by visiting the We the People companion site.

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