Our Center provides support and resources for educators encouraging civic engagement, respectful discourse and what it means to a democratic citizen in the 21st century.
State House Express
This small grants program provides eligible teachers to take classes on tours of the state house in Trenton, New Jersey.Learn More
The ability of students to be effective, democratic citizens requires a background in civic engagement. Check out the best-practices for engaging in discussion and promoting politics in the classroom.Learn More
RU Ready in the Classroom
An initiative for fostering youth civic engagement in their communities, this program provides evidence-based resources and lesson modules to support high school educators in teaching democracy.Learn More
RU Ready Civics Fair
A free resource for high schools interested in providing civic knowledge in a fun and manageable way, the RU Ready Civics Fair was developed to help schools meet New Jersey Social Studies Standards.Learn More