The following documents were included as part of the 2017 Summer Seminar on Civil Discourse. Each is an embedded PDF. If there are multiple pages, you can scroll through them by using the arrows in the upper or lower left corner of each document.
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Links to resources that were mentioned or shared during the seminar. Handouts and powerpoints are below.
Tuesday, August 2nd, 2017
Mark Ford, Casco Bay High SchoolFrom Subject to Citizen
Dr. David Richards, Margaret Chase Smith LibraryMargaret Chase Smith Statement
David Greenham, Holocaust and Human Rights Center of MaineCivility_in_America_the_State_of_Civility (1)
Talking Across Divides_ 10 Ways to Encourage Civil Classroom Conversation On Difficult Issues - The New York Times
Civility in America
Facing History - Fostering Civil Discourse
Civility in Elections Lesson Plans
Rebecca Lazure, Gannett House Project First Amendment MuseumGannett House Powerpoint
Joe Schmidt, Maine Department of EducationA republic IF we can keep it 1
Peggy Smith, Open Communication4chairs-Tarekedit