Welcome to Politics Meets Civic Literacy

This lesson site was used in the run-up to the 2008 presendential election. 
Access current 2010 Politics Meets Civic Literacy site here: https://sites.google.com/site/civiclit/

Presidential Inauguration 2009

A Study of Politics for the Digital Generation...

At this site you'll find links and lessons to help your students participate and learn about American political elections with online tools from Google. Explore ways to infuse 21st Century Google tools into your classroom during the election season and beyond. Next set up your own participatory Google Site for your students.

Learn how to teach Civic Literacy using following Google tools:
  • iGoogle
  • Google Docs
  • Blogger
  • Google Sites
  • Google Video & YouTube
  • Google Earth and Maps
  • Google News Archive Search
  • Google Notebook
Join us at the Innovative Learning Conference - Monday, October 13, in San Jose, California for a hands on Civic Literacy workshop.

Contact Cheryl Davis, Acalanes Union High School District
 or Kathleen Ferenz, CTAP IV for more information about this site

Election Tools for Teachers:

This site is independent of Google Inc. and has not been approved of or endorsed by Google.