Civic Education

 

Presidents Day - February 20, 2017

​Civic Education Day is an annual celebration of the many teachers, public servants, and organizations working to cultivate engaged citizens in Washington State.  On Presidents Day, the Legislature honors the organizations and educators who help keep our democracy strong through civic education. Join us in the Rotunda to learn about statewide organizations and visit our online gallery of Civic Educators to get inspired!

YMCA Youth & Government

League of Women Voters of Washington Education Fund

​State Capitol Visitor Services

Project Citizen/We The People

​TVW

Administrative Office of the Courts

Legislative Page, Intern, and Scholar Programs

Washington State Historical Society

Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education

Washington State 4-H Know Your Government

​Legislative Information Center

​Office of the Secretary of State

Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction

Washington Campus Compact

Are you a civic educator working in a school or non-partisan community organization?  Do you know a teacher or civic educator whose work has had a positive impact on your community?  Tell us about it!  We will feature these stories of Washington State Civic Educators online and on Civic Education Day at the Capitol. Read about other Civic Educators of 2016 here.