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, and city for the better…now and for the future.
GenerationNation develops a new generation of civic leaders. Civic education, civic engagement, and civic leadership for all K-12 students.
Remember, in North Carolina if you aren’t registered to vote yet you need to early vote to register and participate. You are not able to register and vote on Election Day. If you 17 but will be 18 by November 3 YOU CAN vote in next Tuesday’s primary. #GOTV
#Charlotte student civic leaders Ian, Kush, Emma-Katherine, @mylifeakendal21 @gabrielschuhl excited to head to DC soon to collaborate with youth and public officials - and hear from @SpeakerRyan @SpeakerPelosi at @leagueofcities #NLCCCC #LeadingTogether
Our summer and fall 2020 internships are open. Come work with us! @POCinAudio
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Reply All offers three internship opportunities each year -- spring (Jan-May), summer (May-Sept) and fall (Sept-Jan). The internship is a paid, full-t...
Students- ever think about emailing a former teacher to tell them about some goods news or accomplishment, but worry that we 1) won't remember you or 2) won't care?
Don't. We DO remember you and we LOVE to hear about the great things happening in your life. It makes our day.
School is closed for students tomorrow...
Be a civic leader! Join Charlotte-Meck Youth Council, the official student advisory council for @charmeckschools @cltgov @mecklenburgcounty.
Be a voice for youth and transform your school and city! Sign up: https://t.co/zb5R6zKHn5.
CMYC is a @GenNation program. #cltmeckyouth
Getting my social media comments snow event bingo cards ready for tomorrow. My fellow colleagues good luck. 🤣😂 #snOMG #ncwx #scwx #cltwx #wxtwitter
It’s time to gear up for our favorite week of the year! #NWOC2020 #WeavingCommunity @conversatnalist @projectdivided @USConvoProject
Re-upping this request. Would love to hear from more Charlotte-area residents, especially Republicans (hearing from lots of Dems, but could use a few more). Thanks!
Sarah McCammon📻 on Twitter
“Voters in #Charlotte, NC: I'm visiting your area soon and curious about what you're seeing/hearing from presidential candidates (both parties) ...
We ❤️ Rail Trail!
Go see the four interactive light installations on the Rail Trail before they’re gone on February 29! @SouthEndCLT
REMINDER! Monday, February 17 is a make-up day for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. All CMS schools will operate on a regular schedule.
Get ready to learn, think, decide, and vote! K-12 students, make your voices heard in the presidential primary Feb 25-March 3. More info, teaching materials and more at https://t.co/50wVqM15OD #GNivoted #election2020 #civicliteracy #studentvoice #sschat #kidsvote #kidsvoting
Some perspective: if you combine Mecklenburg County, NC and Wake County, NC you have roughly 100 more voting precincts and 1 million more people than you do in all of New Hampshire. #fitn
@winnerspath Here's what people want (according to city planners and community feedback)
DEADLINE EXTENDED! If you're a college student who's interested in learning more about the nonprofit sector, this is a great opportunity to apply for a PAID summer internship with a NC nonprofit! Check eligibility and apply by February 17 at noon! https://t.co/fHTwfLVLIn #ZSRNPIP
Hello, CMS families. I want to share with you more about our decision to close schools last Friday. Read my full message here: https://t.co/RQoVAspW5B
Student civic leaders share ideas and experiences to make @charmeckschools policy and decision-making stronger. High school student leaders met to provide important feedback that will be used to create the next CMS budget. #cltmeckyouth #studentvoice #actioncivics #civxnow
The business community agrees: #civics is key to a healthy #democracy. Read more from the @USCCFoundation & @HarvardBiz:
The Business Case for Civics
George Washington once described “the education of our youth in the science of government” as one of the most important priorities for the...
There were 93 questions asked Wednesday and 87 questions asked Thursday.
Looking for just one? Use C-SPAN's 'Points of Interest' to jump directly to a question. https://t.co/tISpmPDoha
Charlotteans of Twitter: I'm working on a story about the quietest areas of Mecklenburg County. Do you know of a place I should check out? Requirements: it must be outdoors (not inside), and somewhere I can visit w/o getting in trouble. Drop me a DM or email! email@example.com
PBS @NewsHour Extra Lesson Plan: What are primaries & caucuses?
*Use this PBS lesson to teach your students about the primary system ahead of the Iowa Caucuses on Feb. 3*
#SuperCivics2020 is NewsHour's series on #Election2020 | #hsgovchat #sschat #apgov
What are the Primaries and Caucuses? – Lesson Plan | Lesson Plan | PBS NewsHour Extra
In this NewsHour Extra lesson plan, students will learn about the primaries and caucuses ahead of Election 2020.
Calling city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County high school juniors and seniors! The @BankofAmerica Student Leaders application deadline is Friday, January 31, 2020. Be the generation to serve, inspire and change Charlotte - and the world! Visit https://t.co/OXLuvSKB4a
Calling all first-time voters: check out the @mediawise Voter Project to be prepared and better informed before you vote in the 2020 election. @Poynter https://t.co/Jo7iGRYDik