GENERATION CITIZEN BELIEVES ALL STUDENTS HAVE THE RIGHT TO CIVICS EDUCATION THAT PREPARES THEM TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR DEMOCRACY.

Strategic Plan 2017-2020

Through this three-year strategic plan, we will create the conditions for a broad national revival of civics education nationwide, using Action Civics as the centerpiece.

 

Action Civics Landscape: A Digital, interactive visualization of Action Civics and Action Civics-adjacent organizations

 

 

Generation Citizen Annual Report 2017

 

 

OUR APPROACH

Generation Citizen’s action civics curriculum is the crux of our work and of both our Democracy Coach-led and teacher-led models. The curriculum is action-based, aligned to relevant standards, and academically rigorous.

STUDENT CHANGEMAKER

LEXIE TESCH
San Francisco Bay Area

“We are the voices. We are the future. We are the change makers.”

DEMOCRACY COACH ALUMNI

John De Vito
New York City

“Decisions about our future are being made in Albany and we need young people to be a part of the conversation. Young people power our campaign.”

Latest From The Gc Blog

  • Oct172018
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    GC EXPANDING IN OKC PUBLIC SCHOOLS WITH $1.1M GRANT

      The Oklahoma City Education Research Alliance (OCERA), made up of Generation Citizen, Oklahoma City Public Schools (OKCPS), and the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE), announced a $1.1M investment by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to scale Action Civics education to all middle and high school students in […]

  • Oct172018
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    Educators: Generation Citizen Created Lesson Plans to Help you Educate Students about the NYC Charter Revision Commissions!

    Click here to access the lesson package. Over the the next year, New Yorkers will have multiple opportunities to share their input and shape the future of the City Charter; however, a large portion of New Yorkers are not aware of the importance of the City Charter and the Charter Revisions Commissions. Generation Citizen created […]

  • Oct102018
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    Standing for Something Unapologetically

    “Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything.” Colin Kaepernick’s recent Nike commercial ends with that phrase.  It’s powerful- thought-provoking. Know what you stand for, and push for that, even if it’s uncomfortable. I’m not sure we’ve done that as of late at Generation Citizen. I’ve been thinking about this concept a lot, especially […]

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