MiCivics Conference

Cultivating Civic Champions: 

Educating for the Practice of Democracy

The 2022 Civic Education Summit

Thursday, December 8

University Place Marriott

East Lansing, MI

The MiCivics Coalition and the MCCE are pleased

to announce the keynote speaker:

Mary Ehrenworth

the author of

The Civically Engaged Classroom!

Registration Information


All adults are $60. Registration includes a continental breakfast, lunch, snack, t-shirt, and all conference information.

Teachers: limited scholarships are available for substitute requests and attendance. SCECH credits available.


Students – your voices matter! Students are welcome with an adult. Students are $30 per person and are welcome to all sessions, including the student MiCivics Listening Tour.

Students will receive a continental breakfast, lunch, conference materials, and a t-shirt. One teacher/adult may bring up to 5 students. If you have more students interested, please contact us!

Hotel Information

Conference attendees will need to make their own reservations through the Marriott.

The Conference rate at the Marriott East Lansing at University Place is $159 USD per night.

Please use this link to book at this rate for the conference event.

Last Day to Book Your Hotel to Receive the Conference Rate:  

Monday, November 28, 2022

Conference Schedule

7:30-8:00 a.m. Registration and Refreshments

8:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks 

8:30-9:30 Legislating Education Panel   

10:00 – 10:50 a.m. – Breakout 1 

11:00 – 11:15 a.m. – Networking/Civic Inclusion 

11:30 a.m. – Lunch and Keynote Remarks  – Mary Ehrenworth, the Civically Engaged Classroom 

1:15-2:05  p.m. Breakout 2 

2:15-3:15 p.m. Breakout 3 

 3:15 p.m. Closing Plenary 

 4:00 p.m. Door Prizes & Surprises 

Breakout Session Information

Session Information will be Updated Here! Check back often for more updates.

Vendor and Sponsorship Information

Does your organization believe in the importance of civic education? Does your organization have resources you would like in the hands of educators and civically minded community members?

Consider sponsoring a table and/or bringing your materials to a vendor table.

Check out this link for more information on the benefits of investing in civic education!