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Past Reports and Testimony

Civic Declaration: A Call for a New Citizenship,” a New Citizenship Project of the American Civic Forum, Kettering Foundation, 1994.

A Nation of Spectators: How Civic Disengagement Weakens America and What We Can Do About It,” Final Report of the National Commission on Civic Renewal, 1998.

First Plenary Session, National Commission on Civic Renewal, Washington, D.C., January 25, 1997.

Second Plenary Session, National Commission on Civic Renewal, Washington, D.C., May 19, 1997.

A Call to Civil Society: Why Democracy Needs Moral Truths. A Report to the Nation from the Council on Civil Society,” Institute for American Values, 1998.

Testimony, Penn National Commission on Society, Culture and Community, 1996-1999.

Better Together: an Initiative of the Saguaro Seminar,” Harvard Kennedy School, December 2000.

Citizenship: A Challenge for all Generations,” National Conference of State Legislatures, September 2003.

Public Discourse in America: Conversation and Community in the Twenty-First Century, Judith Rodin and Stephen P. Steinberg (eds.), Penn National Commission on Society, Culture, and Community, 2003.

The Civic Mission of Schools,” Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools, 2003.

From Classroom to Citizen: American Attitudes on Civic Education,” Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools and Alliance for Representative Democracy, December 2004.

Restoring the Balance Between Academics and Civic Education in Public Schools,” American Youth Policy Forum, March 2005.

E Pluribus Unum: The Bradley Project on America’s National Identity,” Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation, June 2008.

A New Civic Mission of Schools,” Carnegie Corporation of New York, Spring 2011.

Guardian of Democracy: The Civic Mission of Schools” Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools, September 2011.

America’s Civic Health Index,” National Conference on Citizenship, 2007-2010.

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