“Changing the way people talk can change the way they relate to each other and their problems – and that can eventually change the community.”

– David Mathews

Our purpose is to foster infrastructure, habits, and capacities for more effective civic engagement and innovative decision making.

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Teachers' Institute 2015

The David Mathews Center for Civic Life is excited to announce that registration is now open for Teachers’ Institute 2015! Teachers’ Institute is an exciting, hands-on, interactive professional development experience designed to equip teachers with skills and tools to increase active civic learning in the classroom and beyond. The Mathews Center, A+ Education Partnership, and Alabama Public Television are sponsoring the two-day workshop.
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