Our mission is to help prepare the next generation of citizens by working with educators to create programs that inform, inspire, and motivate students and to encourage civic participation to seek solutions to the many challenges that confront our nation today.
For our democracy to succeed, we need to teach each new generation how to become informed and engaged citizens.Congressman Lee H. Hamilton
"Comments on Congress"
Lee H. Hamilton is one of the nation’s foremost experts on Congress and representative democracy.
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Apps & Learning Modules
The Center on Representative Government has developed several cross-platform, multimedia resources for online and mobile devices.
2021 Annual Public Opinion Survey
IU’s Annual Survey on Support for Institutions of Representative Government
For me as a classroom instructor, the best thing was having students who were engaged...they wanted to learn more.Emily McCord, Batchelor Middle School