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Failing Our Students, Failing America: Civic Literacy in Higher Education

Vol. 86, Prg. 16–20
December 1–5, 2008

Some of the top colleges in America are failing to impart a basic knowledge of American history and government to their students. On this week’s program, Mike Farris examines a study by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute on civic literacy in American higher education—and discusses what Patrick Henry College results demonstrate about homeschoolers’ knowledge of American civics.

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Higher Education Gets an F-minus
Failing America’s History and Institutions
Please Check Your Brain at the Door
The Best Are the Worst
Breaking the Curve
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