• American Judges Foundation Gives Grant to We the People

    americanjudgesfoundation 2017American Judges Foundation Awards Grant to We the PeopleThe Center would like to acknowledge the generosity of the American Judges Foundation, which recently gave a grant of $3,500 to support the We the People program. Judge Catherine Shaffer, the Foundation’s President for 2016-17, expressed the AJF’s ongoing warmest wishes and sincere thanks for all the wonderful work We the People does in advancing civic education for our high school students nationwide.
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  • Apply Today to Attend the National Academy for Civics and Government

    nationalacademy feb2013Apply Today to Attend the National Academy for Civics and Government 
    The Center for Civic Education is now accepting applications for its NEH Summer Institute on Political and Constitutional Theory for Citizens/The National Academy for Civics and Government. The postmark deadline is March 1. This unique professional development event will take place July 8-29, 2017, on the campus of Occidental College in Los Angeles. Apply today! 
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  • The National Invitational Has a New Location!

    nationalinvitational 2016The National Invitational Has a New Location!The Center for Civic Education is pleased to announce the 5th Annual We the People National Invitational, April 28–May 2, 2017. Middle and high school classes are encouraged to sign up for this great event taking place at the National Conference Center in the Washington, D.C., area.
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  • We the People National Finals Have a New Location!

    wtpfinals2017We the People National Finals Has a New Location!The Center for Civic Education is pleased to announce the 30th Anniversary We the People National Finals, April 21–24, 2017.  More than one thousand students and teachers will participate in the competition at a new location in the National Conference Center in the Washington, D.C., area.
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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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