UVA Democracy Biennial

UVA Democracy Biennial 2021

The Biennial took place online September 24–25, 2021


Teaching democracy in middle and high school

The Miller Center partnered with UVA’s Center for the Liberal Arts to select five middle and high school teachers to develop curricular materials to enhance the teaching of democracy and democratic principles in the secondary-school classroom.


Civic Health Index 2021

Since 2006, the National Conference on Citizenship, Civic, and other partners have assembled top experts and institutions to release the Civic Health Index to better understand an array of civic health indicators that are measurable and movable. This year's report shows that the United States is at a democratic inflection point.