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How can kids learn to be good citizens? Dave Eggers has the answer.

Nov 06, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Author Dave Eggers's books are always welcome, but this one is particularly so at a time when there is a national debate about insufficient civics education and how to engage young people in the civic life of their neighborhoods and country.

"What Can a Citizen Do?," illustrated by Shawn Harris, explains to kids what being a citizen means and how they can be a good one. The charming book provides examples and sends the message that citizens aren't born but are made by actions taken to help...