Press Release: GC New York Fall Civics Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:January 12, 2022 CONTACTS:Annie Toro, Manager, Communicationsatoro@generationcitizen.org Khin Mai Aung, Executive Director, New Yorkkaung@generationcitizen.org(646) 320-9105¬† As a New Class of Elected Officials Assume Office, Hundreds of New York Students Champion Policy Responses to Community Issues at Biannual Student Action Project Showcase Generation Citizen‚Äôs Civics Day Highlights New York Public Middle and High School… Continue reading Press Release: GC New York Fall Civics Day

Art Activism

As a NYC public school teacher who has been facilitating action civics for students with the support of Generation Citizen for several years now, I realize that one of the hardest parts of taking action is to engage new people to help rally for our projects‚Äô goals. Although our educational system is hyper focused on… Continue reading Art Activism

‚ÄúChange-making‚ÄĚ in Process

Eli Emigh, Generation Citizen’s newest New York Program Associate, reflects on some of his first experiences in the classroom.   I began my role as a Program Associate with Generation Citizen‚Äôs NYC team at the start of February 2017 after working as an organizer with the Oregon Student Association. I was excited to continue working… Continue reading ‚ÄúChange-making‚ÄĚ in Process