• New Resource Center and Scholar Videos Available!

    We the People Resource CenterNew Resource Center and Scholar Videos Available!The redesigned We the People Resource Center is now available and includes the newly released James Madison Legacy Project videos. The We the People Resource Center is the companion website to the fourth edition of the We the People Level 3 (high school) textbook. The JMLP videos, found in the Media section for each lesson, feature constitutional scholars discussing each section of the textbook. Downloadable student questions and closed captioning are available.

  • Project Citizen National Showcase Results Are In!

    Project Citizen NationalPC showcase results Showcase Results Are In! The Center is pleased to announce the rankings for the 2018 Project Citizen National Showcase, which was held July 25–26 in Calabasas, California. Sixteen projects in both traditional and digital formats were submitted, dealing with a variety of topics from housing to creative city recycling. 

  • JMLP Summer Institutes Begin around the Country

    1 JMLPsummershowcaseJMLP Summer Institutes Begin around the Country
    Teachers around the country are participating in James Madison Legacy Project professional development programs this summer! These workshops train teachers from schools serving high-need populations in the We the People curriculum that encourages civic engagement and an informed citizenry.

  • Milford Central Academy is Recognized in Joint Tribute

    2 MilfordAcademyShowcaseMilford Central Academy Recognized by Delaware General Assembly and GovernorCongratulations to Milford Central Academy's We the People team for being recognized in a joint tribute by the Delaware General Assembly and Governor John Carney! The joint tribute acknowledges each participating student and their accomplishments at this year's We the People National Invitational.


  • 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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