Developing a new generation of civic leaders.

Through GenerationNation, students learn first-hand how their governments and communities work; understand important civic issues and differing points of view; know how to find and use good sources of news and information; build social capital and experience for civic problem-solving and leadership; and, join a diverse network of civic leaders who are working to transform their schools, neighborhoods, communities and world for the better…now and for the future.

BIDEN TO CLT: We’ve just learned Democratic presidential nominee #JoeBiden is traveling here to Charlotte this Wednesday. 

More details to come, follow @WBTV_News

PBS @NewsHour EXTRA Lesson Plan

Learn about the amazing life of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg through “RBG” film which traces Ginsburg’s fight for equality

Ask students: How did Ginsburg become known as the “Notorious R.B.G.”?

#sschat #elachat #civics

“RBG” film traces Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s continuing fight for equality | PBS NewsHour Extra

www.pbs.org

(1/2) The decision to return students and staff to our facilities for in-person instruction is one of the most important we will ever make as district leaders. Last night our Board voted to take an important step forward, with concern for our students and staff as the priority.

If you are looking for free digital resources for #ConstitutionDay, check out our Constitutional Foundations Featured Resources site. Access video-based lessons, bell ringers and our Constitution Clips resources using the link below.
https://sites.google.com/view/c-spanclassroom-featured/government-and-civics/constitutional-foundations-and-principles-of-government #sschat #hsgovchat

Here is the full timeline for the return to in person instruction.

All grades of CMS won't fully be in Plan B until Dec 14 (HS only taking tests) Jan (full instruction)

First three weeks will be pre-K only (excluding Montessori). Next 3 weeks K-5. Next 3 weeks middle school. Three weeks after that, high school students return. Total of 12 weeks if all goes well.

I cant believe Mr. Grohl wrote a song about me!?! This is so so so #EPIC!! I think its the best song EVER, in the WORLD, EVER!!! Thank you so much Dave. You have raised the stakes to all instruments! I accept your next challenge! Thank you to the whole Grohl family! @foofighters

Students across Charlotte are learning about #September11 - and serving in the #nationalDayofService We’re partnering with @YouthService @NationalService @CharMeckSchools @shareclt @KidzThat and others to engage a new generation of civic leaders #cltmeckyouth #911day

View this collection of video clips including oral histories and testimonials to help your students learn about the terrorist attacks that occurred #OTD in 2001 and the aftermath:
https://www.c-span.org/classroom/document/?1834 #sschat

Student leaders met to advise @CMSSupt on what’s working and what’s not in @CharMeckSchools remote learning and racial equity initiatives. Thank you Mr Winston for prioritizing and encouraging #StudentVoice in district policy and decision-making! #civiced #cltmeckyouth

@GenNation Phoebe decided to get her #cltmeckyouth #911day service done while the weather was still nice. We spent 2 hours cleaning up the school track and our neighborhood walking paths.💪💪💪

Learning how to fact-check the election on social media just got way easier. We created this course for first-time voters, delivered one text message at a time 📲. Sign up now! #MVP2020 https://www.poynter.org/mediawise-voter-project-mvp/prep-for-the-polls/

If you are looking for a project-based learning assignment to use in your classes or an enrichment activity for your students, check out C-SPAN's StudentCam documentary competition.
Visit http://www.studentcam.org to learn more. https://twitter.com/StudentCam/status/1303672038524157952

Twitter feed video.If you are looking for a project-based learning assignment to use in your classes or an enrichment activity for your students, check out C-SPAN's StudentCam documentary competition.
Visit https://t.co/wzK92ayqFX to learn more. https://t.co/0gfM1irhsZ
StudentCam@StudentCam

C-SPAN's 2021 StudentCam competition has launched! We're inviting all students in grades 6-12 to create a 5-6-minute documentary on the issue they most want the president and new Congress to address in 2021. $100,000 in cash prizes! Visit http://www.studentcam.org #edchat #sschat

COVID-19 has made the need for reliable, high-speed internet more urgent than ever. NC Student Connect will help students have the tools to connect with their teachers and lessons.
https://governor.nc.gov/news/governor-cooper-announces-nearly-40-million-connect-students-and-communities-high-speed

Think local gov is boring?

Twitter feed video.Think local gov is boring?
Ashlei Blue@ashleikblue

“sue myrick knows about this.

the fbi know about this.

john edwards knows about this.

the criminal intelligence division of charlotte-mecklenburg police department knows about this.

i want this pilot.”

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