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Forming a more perfect union

We’re experiencing a civic slide: Americans of all ages increasingly struggle to understand their government as well as their rights and responsibilities as citizens. Forming A More Perfect Union engages and educates students from kindergarten through high school – and beyond – in key aspects of citizenship and civic life. To get started, choose a grade level to find lessons, activities, and resources.

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