NJ Spotlight News

New law mandates civics classes for NJ middle schoolers

Clip: 07/29/2021 | 3m 28s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey is bringing civics back to the classroom, with a new law requiring all middle schoolers to take at least one course on the subject starting next year. Proponents hope it will help to to fill what they describe as a critical gap in the education system.

Aired: 07/29/21

Rating: NR

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