"Dream of a Nation offers thoughtful readings by important thinker-doers. It presents readers with a template to a better world and challenges us to be powerful change-agents in our communities. By making the topic areas accessible and giving students tools to craft positive change, Dream of a Nation helps to build an informed and engaged society."
– Reid Chapman M.Ed., Lecturer, Coordinator Social Studies Teacher Licensure Program, University of North Carolina Asheville
Interested in adding real-world content and practical application to your college course work? Dream of a Nation offers 60 essays written by organizers and experts seeking solutions for our country’s most pressing issues.
Dream of a Nation is not a typical textbook, anthology or compilation. It’s a civic engagement guide that offers solution oriented essays that will have students engaging, questioning, and exploring 12 critical issue areas applying to course work in Communication, Environmental Studies, Teacher Training, and Political Science
The work doesn’t end in the classroom though! The Dream of a Nation team wants to see work from students across the country that have completed projects to help increase awareness and visibility around an issue or solution.
Dream of a Nation challenges college and university students to engage, interact and create using the Dream of a Nation. Don’t forget to submit your projects to be entered in national contests sponsored by our staff and partners for prizes and recognition on our website.