The New York Times: Failing Grades on Civics Exam Called a ‘Crisis’

Fewer than half of American eighth graders knew the purpose of the Bill of Rights on the most recent national civics ...

May 5, 2011, 0 comment(s)

U.S. Students Score Low Marks in “The Nation’s Report Card” for Civics

(Washington, DC) – The National Assessment Governing Board released the 2010 National Assessment of Educational...

May 4, 2011, 0 comment(s)

Tragedy in Tuscon

The Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools and Character Education Partnership join all Americans in mourning the ...

January 10, 2011, 0 comment(s)

Let's Bring Civic Education to the Front Burner (Edutopia)

(Original article from Edutopia) The importance of education cannot be overstated. Without a good education, one can...

November 11, 2010, 0 comment(s)

The Impact of Civics Education on the Attitudes, Behaviors and Disposition of Youth

Secretary of State Deb Markowitz of Vermont released the findings of a survey of high school students to determine th...

November 9, 2010, 0 comment(s)

Featured Publication: AEI Study on Social Studies

The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) has released a fascinating and informative study on what teachers are teachin...

October 1, 2010, 0 comment(s)

Study Released: Effective Civic Learning Builds 21st Century Skills

The Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools and the American Bar Association (Public Education Division) are proud ...

October 30, 2009, 0 comment(s)

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