"Deliberating in a Democracy" uuDecember 9, 2011

Now in its 27th year, the Educating Citizenship Conference once again brought together Colorado organizations and public officials who share CELD's interest in providing teachers of civic education with content upddates and resources, best practice strategies and new lessons.

2011 Conference Sponsors:

Byron R. White Center, University of Colorado School of Law
Center for Education in Law and Democracy
Colorado Bar Foundation • Colorado Bar Association
Colorado Courts • Colorado Council for the Social Studies
Colorado Council for Economic Education • Colorado Secretary of State
Colorado Municipal League • Denver Elections Division
Facing History and Ourselves • History Colorado • iCivics
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City – Denver Branch
Library of Congress: Teaching with Primary Sources


The 27th annual Educating for Citizenship Conference featured a wealth of new civic education resources and opportunities to collaborate with policy makers, legal experts, and other teachers to improve classroom practice. Multiple opportunities were be provided for teachers to learn about interactive lessons to support Colorado’s civics and literacy standards.