About MCCE


The Michigan Center for Civic Education is guided by a committed Board of Directors that meets at least four times per year. In 2007 the MCCE Board adopted a strategic plan (PDF, 204 KB).


Donald M. Fulkerson, Attorney
Law Offices of Donald M. Fulkerson


Bill Trevarthen, Executive Director (ret)
Michigan Government Television


Margaret J. Krasnoff, Attorney
Law Offices of Margaret Krasnoff

Hoon-Yung Hopgood
State Senator

Hon. Ronald W. Lowe, Judge
35th District Court

Sgt. Kevin Mark, Training Division
Michigan State Police

Lynn K. Richardson, Commissioner
Michigan Supreme Court

Janet K. Welch, Executive Director
State Bar of Michigan

Dr. Michael Yocum
Director, Learning Services
Oakland Schools

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Our Mission – The Mission of the Michigan Center for Civic Education is...
History – The Michigan Center for Civic Education was founded as...
Board – The Michigan Center for Civic Education is guided by a...
Advisory Committee – The heads of the MCCE co-sponsoring agencies, along...
Volunteers – Even if you are not a teacher, you play an indispensable role...
Members – The Michigan Center for Civic Education is indebted to our...
Testimonials – Thanks for the time and effort that is put into...

MCCE’s Resources, Programs, & Lessons

Educating for Citizenship

Educating for Citizenship is a conference for educators and community members that highlights best practices in law-related and civic education in Michigan and nationally.

Civic Education Teacher of the Year Award

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Mock Trial

A Mock Trial is designed to reenact much of what might take place in a trial court.  Students take on the roles of attorneys and witnesses and compete against each other in real courtrooms in front of real judges and lawyers.

"[A] unique opportunity for young people to learn about the legal system..."

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