Lots to learn about government, leadership, media literacy, 21st century skills and more through learning opportunities this winter including Presidents Day, Black History Month, State of the Union, Primaries and MLK Day.
C-SPAN brought their bus to Marie G. Davis to highlight civic learning and Election 2012
Kids Voting Mecklenburg, the Charlotte area’s K-12 civics education organization for 20 years, has changed its name to GenerationNation, a reflection of the group’s broad scope of work and vision to expand students’ understanding and interest in government, leadership and community affairs through civics education, civic learning opportunities and civic leadership training. The selection of GenerationNation follows several years of research, planning, and feedback from hundreds of students, teachers, parents and civic leaders.
High school students are invited to be a part of Youth Voice Leadership Alliance, a civic leadership program of GenerationNation. Students meet with policy and decision-makers to create solutions for school and community issues impacting K-12 students.
Start 2012 off right by registering in the upcoming FREE teacher training.
GenerationNation educates and engages K-12 students to lead in their schools, communities and nation.
GenerationNation develops a new generation of civic leaders.
Smart, fun programs connect classroom learning with hands-on experiences that help K-12 students to build civic literacy and leadership from an early age.