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1   Link   ICivics
iCivics is a web-based education project designed to teach students civics and inspire them to be active participants in our democracy. iCivics is the vision of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, who is concerned that students are not getting the information and tools they need for civic participation, and that civics teachers need better materials and support.
2   Link   Arizona Attorney General
Learn about what the Attorney General's office does, get information on events, watch videos and play games.
3   Link   American Bar Association - Student Central
Programs, resources and activities designed to help you learn about legal issues, public policies and careers in the law.
4   Link   Arizona Governor
Learn about the Arizona Governor, the history of Arizona and state facts.
5   Link   Kids in the House (U.S. House of Representatives)
The Kids in the House Web site is a public service provided by the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives. Our mission is to provide educational and entertaining information about the legislative branch of the United States government to students of all age levels. Topics covered include the role of the U.S. House of Representatives, the legislative process, and House history.
6   Link   White House 101
Information about Presidents and the White House.
7   Link   Kids Voting
A national program which enables students to visit official polling sites on election day, accompanied by parent or guardian, to cast a ballot similar in content to the official ballot. Kids Voting USA teaches youth -- through a special curriculum, family participation and community involvement -- the importance of being informed and the responsibilities of voting.
8   Link   Arizona Mock Trial
The Arizona High School Mock Trial program, cosponsored by the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education and the Young Lawyers of Arizona, teaches students in grades 9-12 about the law and the legal system by participating in a simulated trial. The program is an opportunity for students to learn about the law and the legal system from practicing attorneys; for teachers to work closely with attorneys to reinforce legal concepts in the classroom; and for attorneys to share their expertise about the law and their legal skills.
9   Link   Bill of Rights Institute
Do you know your rights? Are you looking for help with classroom assignments, or maybe looking to learn more about citizenship? Are freedom and liberty important to you, and do you want to know more about what it takes to preserve them? The Bill of Rights Institute has a number of programs and resources that can help you do these things.
10   Link   GLSEN
GLSEN, the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network, is the leading national education organization focused on ensuring safe schools for all students. Established in 1990, GLSEN envisions a world in which every child learns to respect and accept all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression. GLSEN seeks to develop school climates where difference is valued for the positive contribution it makes to creating a more vibrant and diverse community.
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