McCormick Foundation releases updated Illinois Civic Blueprint

The blueprint is designed to provide educators, policymakers, and parents: explanations of proven civic learning practices; examples of high schools, educators, and community partners employing them; and recommendations and resources for their implementation.

2013 Illinois Civic Blueprint Cover


Upcoming Deadlines
February 28, 2015 - Briefing for Virtual Supreme Court Competition due
March 15, 2015 - Last day to submit for the 1 for All First Amendment Challenge


Upcoming Events

Lincoln, Race, and Slavery Curriculum Project Event spans multiple days
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 -
Mon, 27 Oct 2014

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

"Training Parents of Students with Disabilities: Using Technology to Enhance Civic Engagement" with Meghan Burke
Wed, 29 Oct 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Annual Conference for Teachers in Civics, Law, and Government
Fri, 31 Oct 2014
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Facing History and the Common Core Standards: An Approach to Teaching Writing
Tue, 04 Nov 2014
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

"From Revolution to Evolution: The Role of Social Media for Civic Engagement" with Elaine J. Yuan
Wed, 05 Nov 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Public Hearings for the Illinois Task Force on Civic Education
Thu, 06 Nov 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Personalities, Character, and Rhetoric of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson Event spans multiple days
Fri, 07 Nov 2014 -
Sat, 08 Nov 2014

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Southern Illinois Democracy Schools Orientation
Fri, 07 Nov 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


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