Cartoon Civics: Professional Development for Grades 7-12

This free professional development workshop will guide middle and high school teachers through how to use comics and cartooning to engage students with complex topics. The workshop will be co-taught by Marek Bennett, recipient of the Governor’s Arts Award for Arts Education, and James Sturm of the Center for Cartoon Studies, co-author of This Is What Democracy Looks Like, A Graphic Guide To Governance. All registered attendees will receive FREE copies of the NH State COMICSTITUTION  & This is What Democracy Looks Like, A Graphic Guide to Governance

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. 5 PD hours for day only participation. 10 PD hours and $75 stipend for full participation (day participation, follow up in your classroom, submitted lesson and reflection submitted to NH Civics by Jan. 31, 2023). Please register by July 19.

Details & Registration

This program is funded in part by a Focus Grant from New Hampshire Humanities.

Event Details


Wednesday, August 3, 2022 9:00am


Plymouth State University
17 High Street
Plymouth NH 03264

Hosted By:

NH Civics

Contact Info:

Martha Madsen, 603-513-5121