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Civic Season Guide For Students and Teachers

Less than 30 minutes

Brought to you by

New American History

Cost

Free

We support everyone engaging in the Civic Season! Join our team at New American History as we explore local museums and historical sites, share and engage in dialogues both face to face and online, and encourage others to become a part of America’s future via civic engagement and exploration of the past as we prepare for the future. For educators, more content is available here for use in classrooms and summer programs.

Activity Type:

  • Virtual

Level:

Beginner-friendly

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