A Crucible Moment: College Learning and Democracy's Future, commissioned by the Department of Education and released at a White House convening in January 2012, calls on educators and public leaders to advance a 21st century vision of college learning for all students—a vision with civic learning and democratic engagement an expected part of every student’s college education.

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