Thank you for your interest in joining the first cohort of the We the People - Civics that Empower All 4th-8th Educator Program. You will joining in a meaningful series of professional learning events to support you and your students to advance Civic and Constitutional understanding and dialogue.
We hope this is the beginning of years working together to a) equip and empower you with important civic knoweldge and pedagogy b) provide proven dialogue protocols to enhance civic and civil dialogue, and c) instill We the People into your classroom curriculum to effectively teach civics.
Below is the application to learn about you, your students, and your commitment. You may be asked for a phone call or Zoom follow up meeting. Upon acceptance, a second survey will gather additional information to help us tailor the program to you specific needs including accessibility, food and lodging needs, and your hopes for your learning.
Please answer all questions to the best of your ability with what you expect for the 2023-2024 school year. We understand this is a dynamic time - please keep us informed as changes are both understandable and expected. We are happy to work with you and your individual situation.
Please complete this application as soon as possible to secure your spot. Educators not accepted into the first cohort may be asked to join the Control Teaher cohort and reapply for 2024-2025.
Note - for the 2023-2024 cohort, the summer sessions will occur in Philadelphia and the year round professional learning and support will occur in Michigan and/or virtually. Thank you!