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NH’s Kid Governor Bootcamp

NH’s Kid Governor Bootcamp webinar for grade 5 teachers.

August 17, 2020 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
NH’s Kid Governor Bootcamp

A Conversation with Judge Merrick Garland

Presenting a William W. Treat Lecture featuring:

  • Honorable Merrick B. Garland, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • Maggie GoodlanderAdjunct Professor of Constitutional Law at UNH Franklin Pierce School of Law, and former law clerk to Judge Garland
September 9, 2020 | 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
A Conversation with Judge Merrick Garland

Meeting the Moment: Renewing Democracy Through Civic Learning

Presenting a William W. Treat Lecture to Celebrate Constitution Day featuring national civic education leaders:

  • Louise Dube, Executive Director, iCivics
  • Ted McConnell, Senior Policy Advisor, CivXNow Coalition and Custodian, Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools
September 17, 2020 | 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Meeting the Moment: Renewing Democracy Through Civic Learning

Why is Civic Education Essential to Our National Security?

Presenting a William W. Treat Lecture featuring:

  • Suzanne Spaulding, Senior Adviser, Homeland Security, International Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies and Former Under Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security
  • Elizabeth Rindskopf Parker, Board of Advisors of the Center of Ethics and the Rule of Law, University of Pennsylvania School of Law and Former General Counsel to the Central Intelligence Agency and the National Security Agency
September 24, 2020 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Why is Civic Education Essential to Our National Security?

Protect & Defend the Constitution: The Significance of the Oath of Office

Presenting a William W. Treat Lecture featuring:

  • Judge Scott Stucky, Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • Maggie GoodlanderLawyer and Adjunct Professor of constitutional law at UNH School of Law
October 1, 2020 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Protect & Defend the Constitution: The Significance of the Oath of Office

Civics in the Middle: Engaging Student Voice for Inquiry to Informed Action

A webinar featuring national civic education leader Mary Ellen Daneels of the McCormick Foundation and Illinois Civics

October 15, 2020 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Civics in the Middle: Engaging Student Voice for Inquiry to Informed Action

Democracy in Action in Elementary School: How to Infuse Principles of Democracy in Everyday Teaching and Learning

If we want children to grow into active citizens - people who will participate in the democratic process, they need to experience the foundational principles of a democratic society in childhood. The elementary school classroom provides many opportunities to model and help children experience many core tenets of democracy in action.

 

Featuring Mike Anderson, award-winning educator and best-selling author

October 22, 2020 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Democracy in Action in Elementary School: How to Infuse Principles of Democracy in Everyday Teaching and Learning

Authentic Engagement: Community Connections in Legal Education

Featuring:

  • Aaron Blais, Social Studies Teacher, Exeter High School
  • Kate Sintros, Social Studies Teacher, Hopkinton High School
  • Seth Aframe,  Assistant United States Attorney, New Hampshire United States Attorney’s Office
  • Honorable N. William DelkerAssociate Justice for the New Hampshire Superior Court

 

October 27, 2020 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Authentic Engagement: Community Connections in Legal Education

Is Civic Learning a Constitutional Right?

Presenting a William W. Treat Lecture featuring:

  • Michael Rebell, LL.B.Executive Director of the Center for Educational Equity at Columbia University’s Teachers College
  • Jennifer Wood, Executive Director, Rhode Island Center for Justice
October 29, 2020 | 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Is Civic Learning a Constitutional Right?

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This workshop was fabulous. I really needed ways to incorporate social studies into what I already do (English/Language Arts;) I feel I accomplished this here. The presenters were awesome.
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