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Helping Prove Professor McClay’s Point

Apropos of Bill McClay’s Pope Center article below, the latest report from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, A Crisis in Civic Education, supports his argument that colleges are neglecting to teach students even the basics about our nation. Would you believe that nearly ten percent of college grads think that “Judge Judy” is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court? It’s true.

George Leef is the the director of editorial content at the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal.

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