The Virginian-Pilot: In Richmond, legislators fail civics quiz

If you were a state lawmaker and heard that Virginians didn't understand how the U.S. government works, or why it was...

January 22, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Gnomes: Seeking Political Support, Colleges Prod Students to Vote

From the day they turned up for orientation at California Polytechnic State University, freshmen were bombarded by a ...

January 20, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Civics Initiative - NPR

Dr. Paul Baumann, Director, National Center for Learning & Civic Engagement, Education Commission of the States discu...

January 16, 2015, 0 comment(s)

The Hill: To revive our democracy, revive civic education

With a new Congress in power and the Obama administration looking for issues that have a chance for bipartisan suppor...

January 15, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Bringing #Civics Back!

David Hiller, President of the Robert McCormick Foundation, former Publisher of the Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles T...

January 13, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Montana Civics - Thank you!

Hooray for Montana Governor Steve Bullock and State Superintendent Denise Juneau who star in this video, urging more ...

January 12, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Hartford Courant: Why Schools Must Bring Social Studies Back

The state Board of Education's plan to upgrade the teaching of social studies in the lower grades is a welcome move. ...

January 9, 2015, 0 comment(s)

Mankato Free Press: Improve government with civics classes

In a recent interview, Gov. Mark Dayton said one of his top goals this year is to improve education in the state conc...

January 8, 2015, 0 comment(s)

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