Welcome to the Civic Literacy

Resource Site!!!



According to the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, Civic Literacy is a vital interdisciplinary theme that educators must be weave into "traditional core subjects."
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More specifically, Civic Literacy entails...
  • Participating effectively in civic life through knowing how to stay informed and understanding governmental processes
  • Exercising the rights and obligations of citizenship at local, state, national and global levels.
  • Understanding the local and global implication of civic decisions.

Therefore, this site has been collaboratively developed to compile civic education resources available to teachers and students throughout the web. They are categorized by topic or theme to ease your search. Since this site is a wiki, it is in essence a collaborative endeavor. Therefore, please join this site so that you can add any sources you are aware of that would aid in the teaching of civic literacy to students across the nation...