Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Urges Educators to Enliven Civics Education so Students Can Understand How Government Works

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – September 27, 2011 –
Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor is urging educators across the country to enliven civics education and engage students in the democratic process.
“You have to study [civics] and be taught how our system of government works,” Justice O’Connor said in an exclusive interview, which is available only in the Verizon Thinkfinity Community section of the Verizon Thinkfinity website. “And you have to be shown how each individual can be part of it and can make things work.” Read more of this entry

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