In Iowa, All High School Graduates Might First Have to Take a Citizenship Test. Can You Answer These 15 Questions?

By LAURA FAY | February 11, 2018 Who was president during World War I? Name one author of the Federalist Papers. If both the president and the vice president can no longer serve, who becomes [...]

Better civics education in schools? Yes, please

When it comes to civics education, what students get has been inconsistent from district to district, state officials say. Fortunately, that will soon change. By  Seattle Times editorial board The Seattle Times Educating students about [...]

Nebraska lawmakers to debate testing students on civics

LINCOLN (AP) — A bill that would require Nebraska students to complete a naturalization test is headed to the floor of the Legislature for debate, even though a committee refused to advance it. Lawmakers took [...]

Across the Street column: Students as well as immigrants should pass civics test

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Should Iowa Require High School Students to Pass U.S. Citizenship Exam?

JUNE 16, 2017 BY JOHN HENDRICKSON LEAVE A COMMENT   Joe Foss Institute and its Civic Education Initiative are working to reverse the unfortunate trend of declining civic education. In our technology-driven society, most attention is given to [...]