WENDELL H. FORD GOVERNMENT EDUCATION

Working to help students gain an objective understanding of the issues that face their community, state, and nation.

WENDELL H. FORD GOVERNMENT EDUCATION

Gain a greater understanding of our Three C’s… Civility, Cooperation & Compromise.

WENDELL H. FORD GOVERNMENT EDUCATION

Learn to respect and understand, a person with a differing opinion.

WENDELL H. FORD GOVERNMENT EDUCATION

Understand the difference between facts and opinions and the importance of credible vs non-credible news sources. 

The Wendell H. Ford Government Education Center was established by former U.S. Senator Wendell Ford upon his retirement from the Senate in 1998. Senator Ford believed that students needed a better understanding of how our government operates, and that the principles by which he conducted his work: civil discourse, cooperation, and the willingness to compromise, are vital to our future.

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