Convene the Council

3.6
41 reviews
5K+
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Teacher Approved
Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

Step inside the Situation Room, where international events are discussed and decisions are made. In Convene the Council, you take on the role of President of the United States and respond to world events while surrounded by your National Security Council.

For English Language Learners: This game offers a support tool, Spanish translation, voiceover and glossary

Teachers: Visit the iCivics TEACH (https://www.icivics.org/teachers) page to check out classroom resources for Convene the Council

Learning Objectives:
- Explain the basics of foreign policy–making in the United States.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of various foreign policy options in a variety of situations.
- Distinguish among foreign policy tools such as aid, sanctions, and military force.
- Evaluate the potential effect of economic, military, and cultural influence on other countries.

Game Features:
- Respond to world events as the President of the United States
- Address international crises through strategic action
- Engage with members of your National Security Council
- Weigh various policy options
- Delegate action to appropriate government agencies and departments
- Work to improve core metrics of U.S. prosperity, values, security, and world health

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Updated on
Sep 15, 2023

Data safety

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Personal info and App activity
Data is encrypted in transit
Data can’t be deleted
Committed to follow the Play Families Policy

Ratings and reviews

3.4
33 reviews
Phillip Dukes
March 21, 2022
I love iCivics games but I was very disappointed that it's not possible to lose the game. Seriously! I even played a run where I made all the wrong choices, and i still recieved the same score. Other iCivics games show the consequences of poor choices, why did they stop this?
15 people found this review helpful
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Buttercup Sanchez
July 2, 2022
I can't even play the game, whenever I tap the screen it plays the text on the screen bit nothing else.
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Devlin Adams
February 13, 2022
Fantastic game💖💖👌👌👌👌👌 The next game you should consider is, City Mayor. Same as win the white house , & convene the council but in sn city mayor version. 😊💖
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What's new

Compatibility updates and performance improvements