New Initiative to Promote High School Civics Education Lands in Oklahoma

A couple of legislators are heading an effort to make sure Oklahoma’s high school students know the basics of U.S. government by promoting civics. The Civics Education Initiative would like to see schools test students [...]

Are Students Learning to be Good Citizens?

For years, voter turnout has been dropping, political polarization has been rising and the art of compromise has been waning. That much is agreed upon and the need for increased civics education in schools is [...]

Alabama bill would require student citizenship exam

Alabama high school graduates would have to pass the United States citizenship exam in order to get their diploma if a bill from two lawmakers from Morgan County is approved.  Read more.

PA joins movement for civics education

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2016/09/27/pa-lawmaker-wants-high-school-students-to-pass-civics-test-to-graduate/ Have you taken the test?

This day in history… another Roosevelt?

Our friends at the National Constitution Center posed another interesting question. What if another Roosevelt was on the upcoming ticket instead? Read about it here.

For National Trivia Day: 10 Founding Fathers tidbits

Can you handle the truth about the Founders and the Constitution? From the vault of our Constitution Daily blog, here are 10 factoids that will impress your constitutionally minded and history loving friends! 1. Were [...]