O'Connor: Civics education would help bridge political divides

08/14/2013 | Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The

Civics education in the schools not only would help students grow into more responsible citizens, it would help bridge political divisions over the judiciary, former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor said Monday in Atlanta during the National Conference of State Legislatures. "Citizens have to be taught to recognize that there are great judges who do not share all of their views about the law of the citizens in part so that judges will try to be celebrated according to their judicial abilities and not for their political credentials," said O'Connor, who also spoke about her online education resource iCivics.

View Full Article in:

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior Turnaround Consultant (Job ID: 8274)
American Institutes of Research
Chicago, IL
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Regional Program Managers
ASCD
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Principal
DC Public Schools
Washington DC, DC
Superintendent of Schools
Berkeley County School District
Moncks Corner, SC