Day: May 29, 2022

Civic Engagement Training Opportunity

The National Issues Forums Institute is hosting an online introduction forum to the creation and use of historic decisions issue guides Tuesday, June 14th from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. over Zoom. This forum will teach participants the process of framing and deliberating forums over historic decisions, and will feature insights from experienced educators all across the country who have partnered with organizations such as the Kettering Foundation.

Facilitators include Mark Wilson, director of the Caroline Marshal Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Auburn  University, and Cristin Brawner, community engagement consultant and associate of the Kettering Foundation.

To register to attend the forum on the National Issues Forums website, click here.

To learn more about the historic decisions initiative, click here to read “Historic Decisions: Looking Deliberatively at the Past” by Joni Doherty, Connections 2020.

For examples of historic decisions issue guides, click here.

For information on deliberative forums, click here.