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teaching of civics as an agency for community interest and citizenship

Tigert, John James

teaching of civics as an agency for community interest and citizenship

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- Study and teaching.,
  • Citizenship.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Department of the interior. Bureau of education, Washington.

    Statementby John James Tigert, United States commissioner of education.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1759 .T65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p.
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL246747M
    LC Control Numbere 21000462
    OCLC/WorldCa5837055

    Civics Education for Adult English Language Learners. For many years, topics such as U.S. history and government, civic participation, and citizenship test preparation have been included along with English language and literacy development in curriculum and practice in adult immigrant education.


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