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Making Civics Education a Priority

July 19, 2012 by twalker  
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Are you smarter about America than an immigrant? When it comes to civics, maybe not. When Xavier University’s Center for the Study of the American Dream asked native-born residents to answer questions from the U.S. naturalization test earlier this year, one in three flunked the test. Less than 3 percent of immigrants applying for citizenship failed. Source: Journal Gazette (Fort Wayne, IN.)

 

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