Illinois Democracy Schools


Organization Name
Name
Illinois Democracy Schools
Vision
Fostering communities of educated, informed, and engaged citizens.
Mission
Democracy Schools share a commitment to expanding and improving civic learning experiences across the curriculum. By employing exemplary practices, they continuously strive to embody the five common elements that are necessary to sustain this commitment from one class of students to the next. These five elements are explored in depth in the Illinois Civic Blueprint, 2nd edition.
Regions Served
Illinois


Action Civics Features

youth_voice
real_world_action
systemic_change
reflection
deliberative_discussion_research
support_facilitation
allies

Organization Type

org_type_nonprofit
org_type_in_school
org_type_out_of_school
org_type_curriculum_developer
org_type_advocacy
org_type_coalition
org_type_reform
org_type_work_based
org_type_research

Populations Served

population_served_elementary_school
population_served_middle_school
population_served_high_school
population_served_k12
population_served_underrepresented

Outcomes

outcomes_skills
outcomes_motivation
outcomes_efficacy
outcomes_employment_related
outcomes_other