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Civics Education Organizations

Teach with TVW
TVW, Washington's public affairs TV network, provides free educational videos for youth about our state government.

YMCA Youth & Government
Since 1947, students in Youth & Government have written and debated laws in youth legislative session at the Capitol or assumed roles in a mock trial competition (grades 8-12).

4-H Know Your Government
The annual 4-H Know Your Government Conference in Olympia seeks to strengthen responsible citizenship, leadership and the connection between youth and political and social networks.

League of Women Voters
The League of Women Voters of Washington offers The State We're In: Washington. Your Guide to State, Local, and Tribal Government. This free civics textbook also comes with a compaion teachers curriculum guide (grades 7-12).

LegalWa
LegalWa.org provides free the full text of all Washington State Supreme Court decisions since 1854.

iCivics
iCivics is an education project by Justice Sandra Day O'Connor that teaches kids about their constitutional rights.

The National Archives
The United States National Archives provides free lesson plans for teaching with historic American documents.

Project Citizen
Nonpartisan educational corporation dedicated to promoting an enlightened and responsible citizenry.