Campbell Adult and Community Education

Skip to main content
Staff Portal » Citizenship

Citizenship

 

Citizenship

100 Civics Questions and Answers with MP3 Audio (English Version) - from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services

 
 
 
 
President's Day Activities - Useful resources for teachers about President's Day, from the USCIS .
 
 
 
 

Citizenship Resources for Teachers

 Guide to the Adult Citizenship Education Content Standards and Foundation Skillsprovides information on the new framework (November 2014), which has 3 main components: Naturalization - Pre-Interview, Naturalization - Interview and Test, and Naturalization - Post Interview.
 
www.uscis.gov/citizenship - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Citizenship Resource Center. This page includes useful resources for Learners, Teachers and Organizations.  
 

Civics 

iCivics.orgA web-based education project designed to teach students civics and inspire them to be active participants in our democracy. The project was spearheaded by Justice Sandra Day O’Connor in 2009 out of concern that students are not getting the information and tools they need for civic participation, and that civics teachers need better materials and support.  
 
 
 

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) - information from USCIS

FAQs on DACA from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
 
 

Voting

Includes information about deadlines to register to vote, to send in a mail-in ballot, and times when polling places are open on Election Day. It also explains the roles of the president and vice president, how the president is elected, limited information on the candidates for President and for U.S. Senator (names and political parties only), and more detailed information on the 11 Propositions on the California ballot, including sections on "The way it is now", "What Prop __ would do if it passes", "Effects on the state budget", "People for Prop __ say: (website included)", "People against Prop __ say: (website included)", and it mentions any conflicting ballot measures. Available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean.
 

CAlifornia Easy Voter Guide - Fast Facts - State Taxes and Budget
 
 
Electing a US President - In Plain English A 3 1/2 minute video that explains how the president is elected in the U.S.A.
 
Mock Election site from California Secretary of State Debra Bowen and Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson.
 
News For You - Election 2012 Voting Guide Another voting guide for Intermediate and Advanced Level ESL students from News For You.
 
Basic Voting Information for California Voters 
 
You can find information on voting from California Secretary of State Debra Bowen in English,Spanish, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Tagalog, Thai, and Vietnamese.