This summer we will host the new Advanced Democracy Project Summer Institute on June 20–24, 2016. This five-day seminar will focus on the election process. It is designed to inspire civic involvement in America’s youth through innovative classroom teaching.
The institute is open to all teachers. Democracy Project alumni are encouraged to attend.
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The Democracy Project Institute for Teachers is a nine-day, three-credit graduate seminar designed to inspire civic involvement in America’s youth through innovative classroom.
|“The standard for professional development has been set.”
—Amy Broomall, 2008 Institute Scholar
The Institute for Teachers brings together teachers (K-12) and leaders in government and education to discuss the importance of civic participation for the future of our democratic society and collaborate on ways to inspire active youth citizenship. Teachers will have the opportunity to:
All participants are expected to agree to:
You can check out the “Related Links” to see lists of former guest speakers and the scholars (teachers) who have participated over the years.