26 June, 2014
In 2013, with funding from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, CIRCLE surveyed a national sample of civics and U.S. government teachers which produced the report “All Together Now: Collaboration and Innovation for Youth Engagement.” .
13 June, 2014
By Eric Dresden |
A group of elementary students wants their city to ban people from using their cellphones while they drive in Fenton.
29 April, 2014
The East Grand Rapids High School "We the People" team placed sixth in the nation. The competition ended April 28.
31 March, 2014
In a hard-fought competition, Ann Arbor Community High School defeated Grand Blanc High School to win the 31st annual Michigan High School Mock Trial Tournament State Championship.
25 March, 2014
The cases aren't real but a group of Grand Blanc students is putting their legal minds to the ultimate test. Grand Blanc High school's mock trial team will be in a state tournament Saturday, March 29, competing against other nine other schools in mock trials where the teams represent either the prosecuting or defense teams, and serve as attorneys and witnesses.
16 March, 2014
The 31st annual Michigan High School Mock Trial Tournament will be held Saturday, March 29 at Veteran’s Courthouse in Lansing. The MHSMTT is administered by the Michigan Center for Civic Education.
14 March, 2014
Each summer, the Michigan Supreme Court Learning Center offers a dynamic program that illustrates the work of state courts. Participants examine how appellate courts work by arguing a case as if before the Supreme Court.
24 February, 2014
The Macomb County courthouse in Mount Clemens for the first time Saturday will play host to a regional round of the annual state High School Mock Trial Tournament.
12 January, 2014
East Grand Rapids High School, led by teacher Janice Yates, took first place at the We the People State Finals held January 10 at the Michigan Capitol Complex in Lansing.
26 November, 2013
U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow encouraged students in Bloomfield Hills Monday to learn about their communities and get involved in causes they believe in if they want to make positive changes.
26 June, 2014 | CIRCLE Releases Findings from National Survey of Civics and Government Teachers …more
13 June, 2014 | Civics lesson: Sixth-graders want cell phone ban for drivers in Fenton …more
29 April, 2014 | 'We the People' team finishes sixth in the nation …more
31 March, 2014 | Ann Arbor Community High School edges out Grand Blanc High School for Michigan Mock Trial Championship …more
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