With Democracy Project: Students, Teachers Show Strength During Adversity
Last updated 5/18/2020 at 12:25pm
The Democracy Project of Transylvania (DPT) has enjoyed three years of partnership with the county middle schools, joining with them in project-based civics education. Each fall, selected teachers have worked with DPT members to plan spring semester activities that begin with local speakers talking with students about their own backgrounds and experiences. There have been speakers from the branches of military service, arts community, post-secondary educators, naturalized citizens, local historians and others who have shared their stories to inspire the young learners.
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