Creating Active Citizens: Virtual Youth Civics Workshop Series

For children in grades 4-6th grade.

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A series of virtual workshops focusing on citizenship and the fundamentals of American government, designed to inform and inspire. These workshops will serve as an exciting introduction into our roles as citizens and our country’s fundamental systems for upper elementary and middle school students. Combining engaging lessons, guest speakers, and introductory activities teaching the basics of civic participation, the Creating Active Citizens series is run by enthusiastic students from the Hotchkiss School.  Find out more at our website, 

Monday, May 3 at 4 PM:  Individual Citizenship: What’s my role? 

Monday, May 10 at 7 PM:  Government Structures: How does it all work? 

Monday, May 17 at 7PM:  The Different Departments: Who Does What? 

Monday, May 24 at 7 PM:  The International Experience: What’s it Like in Other Countries? 

Monday, May 31 at 7 PM:  Mock Congressional Debate Activity