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Category Archives: From the CM Trenches

Is The United Hexis Really United?

Written by: Ryan Etheridge  Simulated Country: United Hexis School: Waverly High School Instructor: Mr. Trent Goldsmith Location: Waverly, NE It is the year 2001 in the United Hexis, and things were going well. There were no court cases, and few … Continue reading

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The Government of Zepheron is Hacked

Written by: Robert Wright Simulated Country: Zepheron School: Kwantlen Park Secondary Instructor: Ms. Sonja van der Putten Location: Surrey, BC It was a cold and rainy afternoon in Zepheron , and the government had just finished convening on bills in the … Continue reading

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Right Party Takes Action in Arbour Lake

Written by: Jacks Schoen Simulated Country: 9C Swage School: Arbour Lake Middle School Instructor: Ms. Emily Fischer Location: Calgary, AB A new government has been elected in Swage, marking a new beginning for the citizens. Swage is a prosperous and peaceful country … Continue reading

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Flinterland Citizen is Unrightfully Prosecuted

Written by: Jageur Mackenzie Simulated Country: Flinterland School: Meadowridge School Instructor: Ms. Michelle Flintermann Location: Maple Ridge, BC Jageur Mackenzie was prosecuted earlier today because he “unlawfully” re-developed against a law, C-3. Jageur was under the assumption that when David Guo, … Continue reading

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Successful Revolution for The Better of Vulcaninsula

Written by: Kaitie Gordon Simulated Country: Vulcaninsula School:  Nelson High School Instructor: Ms. Susan Dueckman Location: Burlington, ON In light of the government passing laws that limited free speech (2001-5:  You will be fined if in a public setting you speak poorly … Continue reading

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News or Controversy?

Written by: Ryan Trager Simulated Country: Timberlands School: Deer Path Middle School Instructor: Mr. Matt Truding Location: Lake Forest, IL Things have been ok as Timberlands enters it’s final civic mirror years, but an issue arises. Supreme Court Judge, Quinn Garrigan, … Continue reading

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Bitterness Growing in Old Zeeland

Simulated Country: Old Zeeland School:  Malcolm Shabazz City H.S., Instructor: Mr. Aaron Kaio Location: Madison, Wisconsin The Spread of Country-wide Cultural Supremacy Written by: Carter Newbury, March 10, 2017 Cultural supremacy in Old Zeeland schools? The facts seem to indicate so. In 2001, a … Continue reading

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Fascism in Terribilis: Not As Difficult As You Think

10th Grade Student Reflects on Fascist Movement in His Simulated Country Written by: Rhys Schock Simulated Country: Terribilis School: Earl of March Secondary Instructor: Ms. Rebecca Clark Location: Kanata, ON During the Civic Mirror, all was going well. A lot … Continue reading

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Westfield Middle School Explodes Twitter with CM News

“Journalistically-Talented” 8th Grader from Westfield, Indiana Takes CM Tweets to a Whole New Level Typically we like to keep our CM Blog posts short and sweet, but not this one. Ms. Stephanie Walker has been trialling Civic Mirror this year with … Continue reading

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The Troubles at Flinterland as Documented by Citizens (Students)

The students in educator Michele Flintermann’s class have been having some learning fun with the Civic Mirror education program. These students have outlined the troubles in their simulated country, Flinterland. One student is complaining about a monopoly. Another student thinks … Continue reading

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