• Free Opportunity for Teachers and Students!

    Happy We the People StudentsFree Opportunity for Teachers and Students!  The Center is now taking applications for this summer's Presidential and Congressional Academies. From July 7 to 20, 2019, participants will be immersed in the study of constitutional history and principles and visit national historical sites. Engagement among teachers and students will continue during the 2019-2020 academic year. Don’t miss out on this great, free opportunity!

  • Win a Swag Bag!

    Sign up for our Civics ForumWin a Civics Swag Bag! Congratulations to Michael Mulry on being the latest winner of the Civics Forum swag bag. Our next drawing will be on Thursday, February 14! Join the discussion today on Learn.civiced.org.

  • Apply for a James Madison Memorial Fellowship

    MadisonFellowshipDon’t Miss Out!  $24,000 Fellowship to Study and Teach the Constitution 
    The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers $24,000 fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Apply to receive a fellowship of up to $24,000 to earn a master’s degree with an emphasis on the Constitution. Visit jamesmadison.gov for details about the program and the application process. Deadline: March 1, 2019.


  • Learn.civiced.org Offers Free Resources for Educators and Lifelong Learners

    Learn.civiced.orgLearn.civiced.org Offers Free ResourcesA new platform is now available for learning about American constitutional government at learn.civiced.org! Check out the We the People Open Course, a self-paced exploration of the concepts behind We the People. Participate in our Civics Forum to discuss pedagogy and content with likeminded educators. Visit our Resources section, which highlights content helpful to teachers of civics and government. Learn.civiced.org was made possible by the U.S. Department of Education. Give it a try today!


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    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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  • 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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