John Hendrickson is the Policy Director for TEF Iowa. He formerly worked as a research analyst with Public Interest Institute and as a policy analyst for Iowans for Tax Relief. Henderickson earned a B.A. and M.A. in History from the University of North Dakota. (Opinions are his own.)
The Decline of Civics Education Is a Moral Crisis
John Hendrickson: It is time we place a higher emphasis on teaching American history and government in our educational system.