How to Educate a Citizen: The Power of Shared Knowledge to Unify a Nation
Our first session is with E.D. Hirsch, founder of Core Knowledge Foundation, who will discuss his new book How to Educate a Citizen: The Power of Shared Knowledge to Unify a Nation. We hope we can work with you to expose more teachers to his wisdom.
Session 2: Constituting America
We welcomed Constituting America Founder and Co-President Janine Turner to present the programs and resources made by students and for students available for free to educate Americans about the Constitution and the rights and liberties it provides and protects for all of us. Learn about their George Washington Speaking Initiative, now utilizing various Internet Platforms featuring Janine Turner, and We the Future student contest winners to conduct virtual classroom presentations promoting constitutional education!
Session 3: A Civics Roadmap for Frontline Educators
In the midst of the current civil unrest and political divisions, how can we equip schools and teachers with the tools to reach and teach students about America’s founding principles? This discussion, moderated by Ian Rowe, features leaders from major national organizations focussed on the improvement of civics education and leadership.