CIRCLE (The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement)
conducts research on the civic and political engagement of young Americans.
Stay Connected:
The Center for Information & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement
2016 Election CenterCIRCLE Talks Youth Voting at Brookings InstitutionCIRCLE 2016 Millennial Poll: Full AnalysisYouth Electoral Significance Index HI HI HI HI HI HI HI AK AK AK AK AK AK AK AK AK AK FL FL FL SC GA AL NC NC TN RI CT MA MA MA ME ME ME NH VT NY NJ PA DE MD MD WV VA KY OH MI MI MI MI WY MT ID WA WA TX TX CA CA CA CA CA AZ NV UT CO NM OR OR ND SD NE IA MS IN IL MN WI MO AR OK KS LA

RSSLatest Research

CIRCLE 2016 Millennial Poll: Full Analysis

Millennials are the most diverse generation in American history. Their multifaceted diversity shapes their pathways to civic and political engagement, and it results in sometimes dramatically different political views and experiences. It also impacts how young people are reacting to and engaging with this year’s historic presidential election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. We previously Read More >

Tags:
October 27th, 2016
Tweet
Share
Email to a Friend

Exclusive CIRCLE Poll on Millennial Attitudes about Presidential Election, Contact by Campaigns/Parties

Most Millennials paying attention to presidential election, but far fewer to congressional elections 30% of Clinton supporters contacted by campaigns, 28% of young Trump supporters contacted, 70% not contacted at all   Our new poll of Millennials shows that, contrary to common misconceptions and similar to the primaries, young people are actively engaged in this Read More >

Tags:
October 17th, 2016
Tweet
Share
Email to a Friend

Tisch College and the unConvention: Politics & The Press in 2016

On Monday, October 17, CIRCLE’s home, Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life, will host a special panel on media coverage of the 2016 presidential election. The event, titled A Year Like No Others: Politics & The Press in 2016, is part of the Tisch College Distinguished Speaker Series and one of the featured satellite Read More >

Categories: 2016 Election
Tags:
October 13th, 2016
Tweet
Share
Email to a Friend

Top 50 Districts Where Young People May Impact the 2016 Congressional Elections

In February 2016 we released our exclusive Youth Electoral Significance Index (YESI), a statistical model-driven ranking of the states and congressional districts where young people have the highest potential to play a critical role in shaping the Presidential race, as well as House and Senate races, this November. YESI is based on a CIRCLE analysis Read More >

Tags:
September 19th, 2016
Tweet
Share
Email to a Friend

Do States Require Students Learn about Political Parties & Ideology?

Only eight states’ civic education standards explicitly require that students learn about the ideological underpinnings of the two major political parties, according to a new working paper from researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and published by CIRCLE. In “State Standards Scratch the Surface of Learning about Political Parties and Ideology,” Paula McAvoy (UW-Madison), Rebecca Fine Read More >

Tags:
September 15th, 2016
Tweet
Share
Email to a Friend