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Additional Links

The following organizations are additional resources regarding civic education that may be helpful. They are provided by the Texas Civic Mission Coalition. Please visit the websites listed for additional information.

Resources from the Texas Civic Mission Coalition

American Bar Association Division for Public Education
www.abanet.org/publiced

Chicago Public Schools
www.cps.edu

Choices Program/Texas Humanities Council
www.prairie.org/programs

Citizen Advocacy Center
www.citizenadvocacycenter.org

Close-Up Foundation
www.closeup.org

Consortium on Chicago School Research
ccsr.uchicago.edu

Constitutional Rights Foundation Chicago
www.crfc.org

Dirksen Center
www.dirksencenter.org

Facing History & Ourselves
www.facinghistory.org

Texas Association of School Boards
www.iasb.com

Texas First Amendment Center
www.illinoisfirstamendmentcenter.com

Texas League of Women Voters
www.lwvil.org/

Texas Resource Center
www.thecenterweb.org/irc

Texas State Bar Association
www.isba.org

Texas State Board of Education
www.isbe.state.il.us

Texas We the People
www.ilciviced.org

League of Women Voters of Texas
www.lwvil.org

McCormick Foundation Civics Program
McCormick Foundation Civics Program

Mikva Challenge
www.mikvachallenge.org

YMCA Youth and Government
www.ymcapa.org/national/results_page.asp?searchvalue=ST

Resources from the Texas Civic Mission Coalition Civic Audit for Texas High Schools
www.crfc.org/pdf/civicaudit07.pdf

Resources from other Civic Education Organizations

Center for Civic Education
www.civiced.org

CIRCLE (The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement)
www.civicyouth.org

Constitutional Rights Foundation (Los Angeles)
www.crf-usa.org

National Council for the Social Studies
www.socialstudies.org