Ever wonder what's most important to your government? Check out the budget! That's where government officials and policymakers work to establish funding priorities.
Veterans Day is a civic learning opportunity. Explore explore history, civics, reading and writing, 21st century content and more. Here are a few great resources!
Non-discrimination ordinance is civic learning opportunity
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Explore the powers of local and state governments through a case study about NC legislation
Election Day's not the end of your role as an active citizen...it is the beginning!
In 2011, the North Carolina General Assembly approved the Founding Principles Act. It defines certain Founding Documents and Founders' Principles that high school students need to learn about and understand for civic literacy.
In 2013, the North Carolina General Assembly created and voted to approve new legislation about voting laws. In 2016, federal courts ruled that NC's Voter ID law is discriminatory.
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How does the NC General Assembly work?
A student shares her tips on how to find legislation online
Resources about NC government
3 branches of government for kids
The legal system is part of the 3 branches of government.
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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.