If It's Broken, Fix It - and Why We Need to Change Civics Education in America.

The good news is that every state of the United States requires "civics education." The bad news is that it obviously sucks. Don't you think it's time to start over? We can't fall in love with whatever familiar, safe curriculum we're "teaching." Because if it was any good the results wouldn't be so bad. 42% of eligible voters - over 90 million "adult" Americans - didn't vote in the 2016 election. Vote! In the 2016 election! And if that election didn't engage, will any election? Ever? Not if we keep exposing kids the same old sh*t. We're obviously not making an impact. We're like a basketball coach who can't even motivate her players to shoot the ball. Never mind the tough stuff like getting