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2023-24 Educators Cohort Yearbook

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Jewish American Heritage Month: Saying no to hate

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Civic Spirit May 2024 Newsletter

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American Democracy and the Soul of Civic Spirit

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Civic Spirit April 2024 Newsletter

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Civic Spirit March 2024 Newsletter

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The Covenant Grants: Student Delegates Program Expansion

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Civic Spirit February 2024 Newsletter

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Civic Spirit January 2024 Newsletter

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The Covenant Foundation invests $1.75 million in new grant projects

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Resources for Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2024

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News and Updates

Finding common cause in our past, present and future

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Civic Spirit and Students’ Passions Brought to Life in DJDS High School Elective

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Civic Spirit December 2023 Newsletter

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Civic Spirit November 2023 Newsletter

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Making a bet on civics in camps

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Civic Holiday Resources

Resources for Veterans Day 2023

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Civic Spirit October 2023 Newsletter

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Civic Spirit’s Statement on Israel

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Civic Spirit’s 2022-23 Annual Report

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Civic Holiday Resources

American Civic Holiday Resources Guide

Oct 3, 2023

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Resources for Columbus Day and Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2023

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News and Updates

The shofar blasts on Constitution Day

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Can Civics Lessons for the Young Help Mend Society? Letter to the Editor

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Civinomics: Why Civic Education?

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Civic Spirit September 2023 Newsletter

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Resources for Constitution Day 2023

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Schools Should Not Be Factories

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The shifting Labor Day landscape: Making meaning in the 21st century

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Civic Spirit August 2023 Newsletter

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The attack on Salman Rushdie and freedom of expression

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Jolts of justice: A balancing act

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Civic Spirit July 2023 Newsletter

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School Spotlight

Youth Revive

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School Spotlight

Yeshiva University High School for Girls – Saritte Wolkenstein

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Torah Academy of Bergen County

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The Weber School – Rachel Rothstein

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The Weber School – David Lakin

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The Weber School – Melinda Goodwin

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Temple Emanuel

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Milwaukee Jewish Day School

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Luria Academy – Ryan Willm

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Luria Academy – Mollie Beek

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Lumen Verum Academy

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Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy

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Ezra Academy – Madeleine Cahn

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Ezra Academy – Rabbi Amanda Brodie

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Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School

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Human Bingo for Camps

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Civics Pictionary or Charades

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Civic Spirit June 2023 Newsletter

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Faith-based communities have a role to play in strengthening democracy

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Resources for Juneteenth 2023

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2022-2023 Educators Cohort Yearbook

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Civic Spirit May 2023 Newsletter

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Resources for Memorial Day 2023

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Civic Spirit April 2023 Newsletter

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Changing pastimes

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Civic Spirit March 2023 Newsletter

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Civic Holiday Resources

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Civic Spirit February 2023 Newsletter

Feb 26, 2023 | PDF

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Remembering the four chaplains eighty years later

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Resources for MLK Day 2023

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News and Updates

Civic Spirit January 2023 Newsletter

Jan 1, 2023 | PDF

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Prizmah Podcast Live: Teaching Towards an Ethical Democracy.

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Civic Spirit December Newsletter

Dec 1, 2022 | PDF

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News and Updates

Civic Spirit November Newsletter

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Embodying Civic Spirit

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How do bridge-building groups overcome political polarization?

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Civic Spirit October Newsletter

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Thinking about Chautauqua

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NYC rabbi witnesses stabbing attack on Salman Rushdie.

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I’m a rabbi who witnessed the attack on Salman Rushdie in Chautauqua. Here is how we can combat this type of hate.

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Civic Spirit August Newsletter

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How Do Organizations Inspire and Equip Individuals and Communities to Listen and Understand Those With Whom They Differ or Disagree?

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The Luminous Crossroads of Faith and Civic Learning

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Civic Spirit July Newsletter

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We the Educators Evaluation

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2021-2022 Educators Cohort Yearbook

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New Civic Spirit Executive Director Announcement

Apr 11, 2022 | PDF

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Repairing America’s Broken Democracy: Interview with Bridge Alliance Member, Lindsay Bressman of Civic Spirit

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Student Programs

Student Delegates 2021 Program Evaluation

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News and Updates

Ma’ayanot Launches Faculty-Student Civic Dialogue Initiative.

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Student Programs

Delegates Over the Years

Oct 13, 2021

News and Updates

Civic Spirit Student Internships

Aug 30, 2021

School Spotlight

Harlem Renaissance (Elementary)

Aug 18, 2021

School Spotlight

Core Course Expansion (Middle School)

Aug 17, 2021

School Spotlight

Civic Spirit Clubs

Aug 17, 2021

School Spotlight

Sample Syllabi

Aug 17, 2021

School Spotlight

Arts & Belonging (High School)

Aug 17, 2021

News and Updates

Summer Institute Evaluation

Aug 1, 2021 | PDF

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My Civics students taught me how to honor an imperfect country on the Fourth of July

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Student Programs

Student Delegates 2021

Jun 7, 2021

News and Updates

Advancing Civic Learning: From the Classroom to the Cafeteria

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Delegates Program Evaluation

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We the Educators Evaluation – 2021

May 31, 2021 | PDF

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How Civic Spirit Used Sched to Create Community

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Get Personal: Lessons from a U.S. Government Teacher

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We the Educators

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Interview–Story of Civic Spirit

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Voting & Values Workshop

Feb 5, 2021

School Spotlight

Curricular Mapping (Middle School)

Feb 5, 2021

School Spotlight

The Congress Project (High School)

Feb 2, 2021

Educator Coaching

Feb 2, 2021

School Spotlight

Navigating History Club (High School)

Feb 2, 2021

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Coming of Age in America: Do We Need a Civic Bar Mitzvah?

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Civic Responsibility Resources

Jan 14, 2021

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We the Educators: Civic Symposium Presenters

Dec 30, 2020

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When Polling Fails, Read a Book

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How to talk to kids about the election and fraught politics

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Civic Responsibility 2020

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“Civics Education is integral to Jewish Education.”

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I Teach Civics

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Holy Bridges: Building Community in 2020 and Beyond

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Will Your Vote Match Your Values?

Sep 24, 2020

Civic Learning Tools: The Vote

Sep 15, 2020

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Student Delegates Program Evaluation

Jul 26, 2020 | PDF

News and Updates

Interfaith (Virtual) Cafe Hour

Jul 15, 2020

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Civic Engagement for the College Student

Jul 10, 2020

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The Splendor of Waiting

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MTA Student Leaders Participate in Civic Spirit Day

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Civic Spirit @HOME

May 12, 2020

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Media Literate Teens

May 4, 2020

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Civic Spirit Day @HOME Evaluation

May 1, 2020 | PDF

News and Updates

Media Literacy Challenge Announcement

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Youth Saving America

Mar 31, 2020

School Spotlight

Debates on Immigration (High School)

Mar 11, 2020

School Spotlight

Consume Media Critically (Middle School)

Mar 9, 2020

News and Updates

What is Civic Spirit?

Mar 4, 2020

News and Updates

2020 Two Year Evaluation

Feb 28, 2020 | PDF

News and Updates

Media Literacy Challenge

Jan 26, 2020

School Spotlight

Museum Partnerships

Jan 23, 2020

Roots of Counting

Jan 22, 2020

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Inheriting Democracy

Jan 17, 2020

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Catholic School Fights Anti-Semitism with Class on Jewish History

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Teens at a mostly African-American school in Brooklyn have questions about Jews. A Holocaust class provides some answers

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Around the Boroughs Update

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Practicing Civic Skills

Dec 18, 2019

School Spotlight

Talia Talks (High School)

Dec 18, 2019

News and Updates

Students Sue Rhode Island for Lack of Civic Education

Dec 18, 2019

School Spotlight

Value of the Law (High School)

Dec 5, 2019

News and Updates

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Report

Dec 4, 2019

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A Jew & Catholic walk into a classroom…

Nov 12, 2019

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The Hope of Our Students

Oct 30, 2019

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New York’s Civic Education Renewal

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What America Means to Me

Oct 11, 2019

Student Programs

Student Delegates 2020

Oct 2, 2019

News and Updates

“High-Impact Civic Education Projects: A Guide for Donors”

Sep 26, 2019 | PDF

Student Programs

Student Delegates 2019

Sep 13, 2019

News and Updates

Questions We Hold

Aug 23, 2019

News and Updates

Civic Spirit Day Evaluation

Jun 12, 2019

Prayers for America

Jun 4, 2019

News and Updates

First Year Reflection

Jun 4, 2019

News and Updates

What is Civic Education?

Jun 4, 2019

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Youth Call for Service

Jun 2, 2019

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2019 Civic Spirit Day Full Evaluation

Jun 1, 2019 | PDF

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Engaging Religious Teens to be Active Citizens: Civic Spirit Day 2019

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Teacher Prompt: Prayer For America

Mar 8, 2019

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Inquiry Form

Mar 6, 2019

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Grateful Citizen

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News and Updates

Civic Spirit Day: Pre-Reading

Feb 23, 2019

National Identity vs. Cultural Diversity

Feb 20, 2019

Liberty vs. Equality

Feb 19, 2019

Personal Success vs. Public Service

Feb 13, 2019

News and Updates

Teaching Civics in the Age of Polarization

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School Spotlight

Parents Need Civics Too

Jan 29, 2019

News and Updates

Civic Spirit at Prizmah Conference

Jan 29, 2019

Scientific Truth vs. Inherited Wisdom

Jan 29, 2019

News and Updates

Civic Engagement: Walking the Walk

Jan 29, 2019

News and Updates

Summer Institute Retrospective

Jan 29, 2019

The Constitution Comes to Life

Jan 29, 2019

School Spotlight

Multi-Faceted Civics Approach (High School)

Jan 29, 2019

Intro to Civic Education Debates

Jan 28, 2019

Defending Your News Feed

Jan 27, 2019

News and Updates

Be a Mensch as You Walk Through the World

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Episode 17: I’m Curious Why You Feel that Way, with Tamara Tweel, Part 1

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News and Updates

Summer Institute 2018 Full Evaluation

Nov 1, 2018 | PDF

News and Updates

Summer Institute 2018 Executive Summary

Sep 1, 2018 | PDF

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Teaching Civic Spirit in the Trump Era

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Episode 18: I’m Curious Why You Feel That Way, with Dr. Tamara Tweel, Part 2

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New Education Focus On Old-School Civics

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Conceived in Liberty

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Democratizing the Great Books

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An Intimate Education

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