Our goal is simple: To train the teachers that will guide our youth.


This organization promotes the principles and practice of democracy.

  • Congratulations to Bellarmine Prep and Tahoma High School for their outstanding representation of Washington State at the 2024 We the People National Finals! Special kudos to Tahoma High School for finishing 5th in the nation!

Sponsored by:

The Washington State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)

Welcome to Civic Education Washington State!

  • The 2024 We the People Summer Institute will be held July 28-August 2 for high school and middle school teachers and August 4-9 for elementary and middle school teachers. Would you like to participate? Want to learn more? Click here!


Our Mission

 Civic Education Washington State seeks to promote an enlightened and responsible citizenry that is committed to democratic principles and actively engaged in the practice of democracy in the United States and in other countries.

Our Staff

All of the staff for Civic Ed. Washington State are picked by Kathy Hand herself.

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Civic Education Washington State

We The People & Project Citizen

Our Focus

  • Educate teachers who will then educate students in:
    • the foundation of our democracy
    • their privileges
    • their responsibilities