Professional Development

2nd Annual Civic Learning Conference
hosted by
The Arizona Department of Education and
Maricopa Community Colleges

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Gateway Community College
108 N. 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Park and Ride Services available across the Valley

The Arizona Department of Education and Maricopa Community Colleges are pleased to present the 2nd Annual Civic Learning Conference.  Join 12 News anchor and reporter, Brahm Resnik, naturalized citizens, representatives from Arizona Civic Engagement Schools and Community College faculty as they discuss the importance of U.S. citizenship and civic learning.

Click here to view Conference Session Titles and Audience

Registration fee: $50.00 per person
Registration begins at 7:30 AM and includes breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks

Participant highlights of this one-day conference include:

  • Speaker, Brahm Resnik, channel 12 news anchor, reporter and naturalized citizen
  • Experience a USCIS naturalization ceremony and engage in lively discussions with our new citizens
  • Network with fellow conference participants
  • Engage in interactive sessions presented by current Arizona K-12 and Community College educators
  • Examine the six proven practices in civic learning and take away strategies on how they can be implemented with your own students
  • Gather valuable information and resources from leading civic organizations
  • Receive Professional Development hours for re-certification

Keynote Speaker
Brahm Resnik
Over 25 years of journalism experience in television and newspapers. His reporting includes extensive coverage of the Arizona Capitol; illegal immigration; the state, economy and business community; the Arizona sports industry and other topics. Brahm worked in newspapers for more than 15 years, leading award-winning business news sections. Brahm is a native of Montreal, Canada

Mail Payment to:
Arizona Department of Education
Attn: Tara Swanholm
1535 W Jefferson St, Bin 42
Phoenix AZ 85007
Email Purchase Orders to, or FAX to 602.542.5823.

Past Civic Learning Conferences
ADE’s 1st Annual Civic Learning Conference