Citizen Power Tool Box |Solutions Civics
Solutions civics classes and projects are an outgrowth of a civics curriculum developed by The Citizens Campaign in partnership with the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education.
Offering Solutions Civics to your community’s high school students and giving interested adults the opportunity to be trained in the adult version begins the task of focusing your city or town on pragmatic problem-solving. Use our list of options to help you put citizen leadership on your hometown’s agenda.
- Civics Classes
Introduce Solutions Civics classes to your local school board to teach the next generation of civic leaders
- The Citizens’ Manual
A resource book on citizens’ legal rights and best practices for solving local problems
- No-Blame Problem-Solving Video and Guide
Learn the complete steps to getting things done in your community from the bottoms-up following our no-blame approach.
- Civics Classes for Adults
Learn how to exercise your citzen power effectively
- Civic Trustee
Become part of a group of pragmatic problem solvers working together in monthly solutions sessions.
- Associate Trustee
Conduct research in support of existing Civic Trusts, recruit potential trustees, or advance a solution in your own community.
- Solutions Newsgatherer
Learn how to become a Solutions Newsgatherer putting a media focus on solutions.
- Appointed Office Holder
Become a problem solver in your community by serving in an appointed office.
- Local Political Party Representative
Learn how you can win a position in your local party and what you can do