Kara advocates for Raymond Central youth, families and residents. She plans, schedules and directs daily routines, activities and operations of each elementary site.
“We, the people” includes our youngest Americans, too. CIVIC NEBRASKA’s Youth Civic Leadership efforts include nine before- and after-school programs and service-learning clubs in Lincoln, Omaha, and Greater Nebraska.
Introducing youths to civic engagement allows them to develop critical thinking, civic leadership, and civil discourse skills. Engaged, informed citizens must be able to evaluate situations and act for positive change. Students who can think critically about, and make meaning of, societal issues are better able to navigate their individual environments – and succeed in them.
Before- and After-School Programs
Outside-of-School Leadership Clubs
THINK MAKE CREATE Mobile STEAM Labs
We’re all in it together. And when one of us rises, we all rise.
PROGRAM NEWS & UPDATES
Each year, we ask Nebraskans to nominate titles for our all-ages reading list. Let’s hear your 2020 suggestions.
According to Sarah Cohen, a “Development Diva” enjoys supporting others’ ideas and dreams, likes to tell stories, and thrives on competition. As