CivXNow Policy Summit

Program Dates 
September 21 - 22

Virtual - Please join us at the CivXNow Policy Summit spotlighting the need for civic education and discussing opportunities to accelerate progress during 2021-2022 legislative sessions. The Summit will be a gathering of state legislators, state education leaders, philanthropic leaders, press, and other influencer groups including parents, teachers, and administrators. Grantmakers for Education's executive director, Celine Coggins, will speak.

The program will feature diverse perspectives on civic education policy making, such as:

A bi-partisan panel of state legislators from Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, and Massachusetts
Keynote discussions with Former Secretary of Defense Bob Gates and Filmmaker Ken Burns
Remarks by David French, Senior Editor at The Dispatch; Governor Kate Brown (D-OR); Former Governor Thomas H. Kean (R-NJ); as well as the co-sponsor of the bipartisan Civics Secures Democracy Act, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT).

Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in breakout groups and state-specific working sessions to connect around shared interests as well as discuss strategies for implementation. See a full schedule of the panels and sessions here:

Learn more and register here.