What We’re Reading
Every week, GC picks out a selection of articles that are relevant to our work and to the civics education space as a whole. We at GC love to expand our learning in every aspect of what we do, and we hope you enjoy our selections!
Making Voting Easier Doesn’t Increase Turnout, Stanford Social Innovation Review: Making the act of voting easier hasn’t increased voter turnout. Rather, we must raise national interest in poltics.
Study: College Freshman More Engaged in Politics, Civics than Previous Years, Southern California Public Radio: First-year college students are more interested in politics than ever before.
The Perfect Email, The Atlantic: Make your messages short and sweet—but not too short or too sweet.
China Says Its Students, Even Those Abroad, Need More ‘Patriotic Education’, New York Times: China seeks to promote patriotism and adherance to the Communist ideology in all aspects of education.