About the Program
Celebrate every student’s civic voice, from classroom to community.
Civics Connected gives every student the tools to take part in our nation’s unique legacy of civic action and democratic problem-solving. Join us as we inspire students to start creating the community and world they want to live in, beginning with the individual actions they make each day.
Democracy in Action
- Civics 101Walk students through the foundations of civic engagement using these principles.
- Classroom ResourcesFind engaging ways to make civics a part of the school day with standards-aligned resources.
- Virtual Field TripsInspire students to build on America’s legacy of civic action by exploring Democracy then and now.
About the Partners
Discovery Education is the worldwide edtech leader whose state-of-the-art digital platform supports learning wherever it takes place. Through its award-winning multimedia content, instructional supports, and innovative classroom tools, Discovery Education helps educators deliver equitable learning experiences engaging all students and supporting higher academic achievement on a global scale. Discovery Education serves approximately 4.5 million educators and 45 million students worldwide, and its resources are accessed in nearly 100 countries and territories. Inspired by the global media company Discovery, Inc., Discovery Education partners with districts, states, and trusted organizations to empower teachers with leading edtech solutions that support the success of all learners. Explore the future of education at www.discoveryeducation.com.Visit DiscoveryEducation.com
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute is a nonprofit, non-partisan organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the legacy of Ronald Reagan and his timeless principles of individual liberty, economic opportunity, global democracy, and national pride. It sustains the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, the Ronald Reagan Institute, the Reagan Center for Public Affairs, the Walter and Leonore Annenberg Presidential Learning Center, The Air Force One Pavilion and the award-winning Air Force One Discovery Center. Located in Simi Valley, California, the Reagan Library houses over 55 million pages of Gubernatorial, Presidential and personal papers and over 60,000 gifts and artifacts chronicling the lives of Ronald and Nancy Reagan. It now also serves as the final resting place of America’s 40th President and his first lady.
Thank you to our Supporters, whose generous funding made the Virtual Field Trip possible.
Windsong Trust and Bill & Cindy LyonsVisit ReaganFoundation.org
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute has awarded more than $10 million dollars in scholarships to outstanding young civic leaders from across the country. Could you be next? Find out how students can earn lifechanging scholarships for undergraduate study by honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President.Learn more
Additional Curriculum Resources
Discover additional real-world content from Ronald Reagan Foundation including a virtual learning hub, curriculum resources and more.Learn more
Building Civics into Everyday Life
Pillars of Leadership
Walk students through the foundations of civic engagement using this handy explainer.Learn more
Find engaging ways to make civics a part of the school day with standards-aligned resources.Learn more
Virtual Field Trips
Inspire students to build on America’s legacy of civic action by exploring Democracy then and now.Learn more
“Are we doing a good enough job teaching our children what America is and what she represents in the long history of the world?”
40th President of the United States