Welcome to the 3rd Annual Massachusetts Civic Learning Week (March 6-10, 2023)!

Civic Learning Week 2023 seeks to highlight the importance of civic education in sustaining and strengthening constitutional democracy in the United States.

By highlighting the civic knowledge, skills, and dispositions that provide the foundation for an informed and engaged populace, Civic Learning Week seeks to further energize the movement for renewed civic education across Massachusetts and the nation.

Join us! Register for the special events here in Massachusetts and on the national stage.

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Tuesday, March 7 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
What's Going On In This Graph? Maps and Data Literacy for Civic Engagement

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This session is organized by the Norman B. Leventhal Map & Education Center.

Join Sharon Hessney, host of "What's Going on in This Graph", a free weekly online feature from the New York Times Learning Network, and Michelle LeBlanc from the Leventhal Map & Education Center for this interactive session focused on thinking critically about maps, graphs and charts. Learn about this weekly online feature that exposes students to math and statistics in a real-world context by having them share their noticings and wonderings about different visualizations of issues in the news.

Please note that an additional registration step is required for this event. Please register for this event here to receive meeting details.

Tuesday March 7, 2023 3:30pm - 4:30pm EST