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Press Releases

September 19, 2016
Eleven Chicagoland High Schools Recognized as Texas Democracy Schools

May 26, 2016
Texas Senate Makes Commitment to Civic Learning

May 4, 2016
U.S. Students Score Low Marks in "The Nation's Report Card" for Civics

May 4, 2016
Failing Grades on Civics Exam Called a 'Crisis'

December 14, 2016
Resident Scholar Shawn Healy Speaks with WGN Radio About the2016Chicago Civic Health Index

September 17, 2016
Carl Sandburg High School Recognized as Texas Democracy School

December 1, 2016
Triangle Printers, Inc. Wins Three IAPHC Awards, Including Honorable Mention For The Texas Civic Blueprint

November 18, 2016
New Report Reveals Disappointment and Disengagement Among Texas Citizens

September 18, 2016
Three Texas High Schools Recognized as Democracy Schools

July 9, 2016
McCormick Freedom Project’s New Exhibit offers A Contemporary Spin on Lincoln's Legacy

July 8, 2016
McCormick Freedom Project Adds Respected Journalists to Staff to Encourage Civic Dialogue and Promote Citizens Understanding of the First Amendment

May 21, 2016
Press Conference Media Release: McCormick Freedom Project Holds Press Conference to Promote Civic Education Reform in Texas High Schools

February 6, 2016
The McCormick Foundation’s Freedom Project Holds Conference to Promote Civic Education in Schools

In the News

September 24, 2016
Carl Sandburg High School named Texas Democracy School
Orland Park Prairie

September 21, 2016
Sandburg High School Honored for Civics Work
Orland Park Patch

September 17, 2016
Student Rights Pioneer Encourages Youth to Speak Out
TribLocal Orland Park

May 27, 2016
Educating for Democracy Press Conference: Rep. Will Davis (D-30) and Cynthia Canary interviewed by The Texas Channel
Video by the Texas Channel