If you emigrated to the U.S., were you a child or an adult at that time? Did you make the decision to come? In the second program of this series, we examine how one’s age at the time of immigration affects assimilation into language, culture, politics and work life. After short statements from panelists, audience […]
Americans All! Foreign-Born Soldiers in the First World War
During World War I, foreign-born soldiers represented nearly 1 out of 5 servicemen in the U.S. Army. This surge of Old World soldiers – from 46 nations – challenged the culture of the American military, its linguistic and religious traditions, and required top brass to reconsider training methods. Bloomsburg Professor Dr. Nancy Gentile-Ford will examine […]
Explore How to Use the CRN Website
Are you a newcomer to the Civics Renewal Network website? Watch this brief video to learn more about all the features that you can find on the website. Thank you for visiting!
How to Teach Controversial Topics and Civil Debate
How can sensitive issues such as immigration, racial discrimination, politics and government, and police behavior be debated in a civil manner? Our civics education resources provide a foundational knowledge for students to use in engaging in discussions about controversial topics.
Explore Resources for Presidents Day, Immigration, Black History Month
This month, the Civics Renewal Network provides timely classroom resources for teaching about Presidents Day, immigration and Black History Month.
Explore Resources on Dr. King’s Legacy and Inaugurations
The nation celebrates the birthday of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 16. We provide a range of resources to help you teach your students about Dr. King’s wide-reaching impact not only on our country but also the world.
Discover Resources on Judicial Branch, Women’s History Month, Free Webinars
This month, we’re featuring classroom activities on the judicial branch as the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee opens confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on March 20.
Civics Renewal Network Expands to 31 Members
The Civics Renewal Network is pleased to announce three new members: ABOTA Foundation, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, and Monticello.
Apply for Supreme Court Summer Institute for Teachers
The registration deadline is March 17 for Street Law’s Supreme Court Summer Institute for Teachers.
Share Your Love of the Constitution
The National Constitution Center and iCivics have launched WeLoveTheConstitution.com, a new digital site where Americans can share their thoughts about the U.S. Constitution and what they value most about the document.