The enduring challenge we face in our democracy is that it does not automatically perpetuate itself. For our democracy to succeed, we need to teach each new generation how to become informed and engaged citizens.

Congressman Lee H. Hamilton

Our Challenge

Our challenge is to preserve our democratic principles as we struggle to resolve our differences in our complex and diverse nation.

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