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Resource Guide

Public Education Resources


iCivics is a web-based education project designed to teach students civics and inspire them to be active participants in our democracy. iCivics is the vision of Retired United States Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, who is concerned that students are not getting the information and tools they need for civic participation, and that civics teachers need better materials and support.

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The Chiesman Center for Democracy is a public, nonpartisan operating organization that serves as a space and channel to provide greater awareness of the meaning of democracy and the importance of all citizens to be active participants in the democratic process. The Chiesman Center for Democracy, Inc. promotes and supports greater awareness of democracy and democratic ideals by citizens and organizations. It is an organization that provides programming for civic participation, education, and research to achieve the Center's mission and goals.

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