• Free Summer Professional Development

    Happy We the People StudentsFree Summer Professional Development Teachers and students, we invite you apply to the 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. Apply today!

  • February is Black History Month

    February is Black History Month

    This Black History Month study the history of African American men and women who have shaped our nation’s history. For free lessons on Black History Month click on the learn more button below. BTN_LearnMore

  • Register for Constitution 101

    Constitution 101Join Our Free Online Course on the U.S. Constitution!
    Sign up today for Constitution 101, the Center for Civic Education's live webinar series on the fundamentals of the U.S. Constitution and system of government. This free course is open to adult learners and novice teachers. Classes will take place via live videoconference from 7 to 9 p.m. Eastern on six consecutive Tuesday nights from February 26 to April 2. Space is limited, so apply soon!

  • 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 2019 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!


  • 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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