civics

Why Civic Education Is Important and What Parents Should Do About It
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Why Civic Education Is Important and What Parents Should Do About It

So, how well-educated are your kids in civics?  Has your children’s school provided a rigorous civic education?   Many parents would be unsure how to even answer these questions.  Let’s back up and answer this question first: What is civics? Nourishing Tweens is a participant in several affiliate programs, advertising programs that provides a means…

Teaching Tweens & Teens About the Presidential Election
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Teaching Tweens & Teens About the Presidential Election

UPDATE: This article is outdated. Please click here to read my new 2024 Presidential Election Article! With the 2020 presidential election in the US quickly approaching, many parents are wondering what is the best way to teach their kids about voting and elections. Tweens and teens are old enough to learn about the issues and…