Intercollegiate Studies Institute’s “The Coming Crisis in Citizenship” notes that college students do not know their American history very well. Studies like this come along quite often, so this suggestion was not very new. One of the recommendations is to make institutions of higher education more accountable to their “fundamental responsibility” to educate its students in American history. How are Minnesota’s historical organizations working with college students, or with colleges and universities?
Read the report, and also feel free to comment on the report’s findings and recommendations.