• Wyoming 2018 State of the Judiciary Praises We the People Students

    Wyoming Chief Justice E. James Burke Praises We the People in 2018 State of the JudiciaryIn Wyoming's 2018 State of the Judiciary, Chief Justice E. James Burke praised the We the People programs and its students for their hard work, all with the goal of becoming knowledgeable and engaged citizens who can demonstrate an understanding of the Constitution. "If you have had the opportunity to see these students in action, you have no doubt that that goal will be achieved."

  • We the People High School National Finals Hearing Questions Released

    wtpfinalsquestionsWe the People High School National Finals Hearing Questions Released
    The Center is pleased to announce the release of the 2018 We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution High School National Finals hearing questions (link opens a pdf file). Good luck to this year's participants!

  • The 2018 We The People National Invitational Questions Have Arrived!

    NatlInvitationalQ17The 2018 We The People National Invitational Questions Have Arrived!Middle school students and teachers can now study the official questions that will be used at the the 2018 We the People National Invitational, taking place this spring in Washington, D.C.

  • February is Black History Month

    activelylearn 2017February is Black History Month
    Spend your Black History Month studying the history of African American men and women who have shaped our nation’s history. African American legislators, such as Shirley Chisholm, Gus Hawkins, and John Lewis, have left a lasting mark on the nation. This month we feature Rep. Gus Hawkins who “During some of the most difficult times in contemporary American history, Gus Hawkins took a stand for what was right and what was good, what was fair and what was just.” (Quote by Rep. John Lewis)


  • 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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    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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