Sandra Day O’Connor, 2005 Creativity Laureate, talks about Supreme Court and her civics project

October 20, 2012

In a recent interview with David Gergen, CNN political analyst and former adviser to four US presidents, former Justice O’Connor talks about the current Supreme Court and her Project iCivics  designed to equip young Americans with the knowledge and skills they need in order to become effective and knowledgeable citizens and leaders, iCivics offers web-based education projects and an array of interactive games and activities that students can use in class or at home. For the full interview with Gergen visit Parade Magazine’s September 30 issue.

Additional reflections by former Justice O’Connor on the importance of civics education can be found in a recent CNN School of Thought blog and in a recent San Francisco Chronicle op-ed piece .