Announcing the Citizen U Newsletter

A NEWSLETTER FOR CONCERNED CITIZENS “Politics ought to be the part-time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage.” — Dwight Eisenhower The angst and anger emanating from those controlling the current political debate is creating a civic polarization […]

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Primary Sources for All

Lisa Dettling, head librarian at Adlai E. Stevenson High School, is bringing the Primary Source Nexus to her school.  “I’ve been taking all kinds of resources and putting them in one spot for teachers,” said Dettling.  Links to primary sources are imbedded in the school library’s website, taking students and teachers directly to the source […]

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Happy 7th Birthday, OAV!

American Voice turned seven this fall.  Throughout the program’s lifetime, OAV’s students have collaborated with their communities to bring sustained change through projects designed to enhance safety, encourage healthy eating habits, discourage bullying and reduce waste. This year is bound to be a busy one, with programs running in Tucson, Berwyn, and Chicago Public Schools. […]

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