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collaborating with community partners

The NH Institute for Civics Education is a partner in the Constitutionally Speaking project. Learn more here.

Advocating for Civics Education

Renowned author Eric Liu will explore "Citizen Power" in a talk at the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester on Friday, April 21 at 6 p.m. Presented by Constitutionally Speaking in partnership with the New Hampshire Institute for Civics Education, Mr. Liu will present the William W. Treat Lecture. The event is free and open to all. Space is limited and tickets are required.




Eric Liu is the founder and CEO of Citizen University and executive director of the Aspen Institute Citizenship and American Identity Program. He is the author of several books, including You're More Powerful Than You Think: A Citizen's Guide to Making Change HappenA Chinaman's ChanceThe Gardens of Democracy, and The Accidental Asian. Mr. Liu served as a White House speechwriter and policy adviser for President Bill Clinton. He is a regular columnist for CNN.com and a correspondent for TheAtlantic.com.

Public Programs

Workshops for educators

We create and partner with like-minded organizations to present the public with opportunities to learn more about government and our rights and responsibilities as citizens.

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Generous support 
gratefully received from:


NH Supreme Court Society
William W. Treat Foundation
The NH Bar Foundation
Friends of Charles F. Leahy
William W. Upton

The NH Institute for Civics Education advocates for improved teaching of civics and greater inclusion of civics education in the classroom.

The NH Institute for Civics Education offers educators the opportunity to learn best-practices in civics education from nationally-renowned experts. Learn more here.