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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Monday, March 6 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Opening Session: From Students to Public Officials: What was your path to civic engagement?
Join us to kick off Civic Learning Week! We’ll have high school students from across the state facilitate a conversation with Bessie Dewar, Massachusetts State Solicitor and Rontear Pendleton, Massachusetts Deputy Attorney General. Learn how these state officials first became civically engaged and how that has impacted their career paths!


Bessie Dewar

State Solicitor, Massachusetts

Rontear Pendleton

Deputy Attorney General, Massachusetts
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Natacha Scott

Director of Educator Engagement, iCivics
Natacha Scott is the Director of Educator Engagement for iCivics which includes the responsibility of Director of the Massachusetts Civic Learning Coalition(MCLC). As the Director of Educator Engagement, Natacha focuses on growing the engagement of educators in-person and virtually... Read More →

Monday March 6, 2023 1:30pm - 2:30pm EST