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Lebermann Forum: What’s Missing in Civic Education

January 12, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST

Lebermann Forum: What’s Missing in Civic Education

How should we prepare students for a lifetime of civic engagement?  When does civic learning begin?  What have we been missing?

Questions such as these are central to the future of civic education, and they will be addressed at the 2021 Lowell Lebermann Forum on January 12th at Noon (CST). This free, online event is hosted by the Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life at the University of Texas at Austin.  Register to attend here.

Confirmed panelists are:

These national experts in education, civic learning, and psychology will share their expertise and discuss essential, but overlooked, opportunities to educate future engaged citizens.  Particular emphasis will be given to the important role of Social-Emotional Learning and opportunities in early childhood to develop civic agency as a foundation for civic learning.  This is a wonderful event for educators, policy makers, advocates, and students from across fields and disciplines to come together to examine this topic from an interdisciplinary perspective.


January 12, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST


Target Audience
Alumni, Faculty, Staff, Students, General Public
Communications, Current Events

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