Civic Literacy and Citizenship Symposium (June 17-19, 2024)

The Center for the Study of Liberal Democracy (CSLD) is hosting a two-day symposium at the Great Wolf Lodge in Wisconsin Dells on June 17-19, 2024. This symposium, titled “Civic Literacy and Citizenship,” seeks to enhance high school teaching in texts and ideas that contribute to a deeper understanding of America’s history, citizenship, founding principles, and the wider traditions that influenced their development. We will feature scholars from throughout the UW System and around the nation.

The event is co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Liberal Democracy at UW–Madison and the Jack Miller Center for Teaching America’s Founding Principles and History.

Once you fill out the form below, you will receive notice that your application has been received. We will confirm your placement within two business days. Registered attendees are responsible for transport to and from the event. Through sponsor support, the CSLD will pay for meals and hotel rooms for the duration of the event along with a $400 honorarium.

*By invite only.
*Limited to two teachers from any one school.

Registration is now closed. Please check in next year for future opportunities.

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