A special September 28 Constitution Day event featured the unveiling of a new Civics Passport for student visitors to Sacramento.
California Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye announced today the recipients of the 2018-2019 Civic Learning Awards to 92 schools, the most award recipients in the program’s history.
When Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye started her Civic Learning Initiative in 2013, she discovered that little time was devoted to teaching civics in California K-12 public schools, with no plans to bring it back.
Seventy-five public schools were honored with Civic Learning Awards, which are co-sponsored by the Chief Justice and State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye appointed five new members to the Power of Democracy Steering Committee, the governing body of her Civic Learning Initiative that aims to improve civic learning and engagement in California.
The Butte County Civic Learning Partnership, formed in 2015 to bring civic learning to every K-12 school in the county, was selected on May Day (May 1) to receive the Chief Justice's Exemplary Service and Leadership Award.
Applications are now available online for the 2016-17 Civic Learning Awards.
SACRAMENTO—An informational hearing on September 30 in Sacramento will focus on the dangers of chronic student absenteeism and strategies for keeping kids in school.
Over 70 California public schools from throughout the state also honored by this year’s Civic Learning Awards, co-sponsored by Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye.
Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye was the keynote speaker at a Constitution Day event held at the U.S. District Court in Sacramento.
More than 50 California public elementary, middle, and high schools are being recognized with this year’s Civic Learning Awards.
Chief is recognized for her leadership on advancing civics education for all California students.