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  • Love and Pride Today 1:48 am
    LOVE AND PRIDE: A Citizenship Quiz in Honor of LGBT Pride Month pdf: https://goo.gl/DHGokE   NEWS: 1. DOWNLOAD THE NEW APP FROM USCIS.GOV: USCIS Civics Test Study Tools Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.myuscismobile...
  • A Juneteenth Citizenship Quiz Jun 20, 2017
    A Juneteenth Citizenship Quiz:19 Civics Questions that Celebrate Freedomhttps://goo.gl/HcJVQT   You can listen to Robin Braxton's full interviewpodcast: http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/q76.mp3video: http://youtu.be/elEzKOkyvz4   C...
  • A Citizenship Quiz for Flag Day, June 14 Jun 11, 2017
    Get ready for Flag Day with thirteen questions about the U.S. Flag. quiz pdf: https://goo.gl/5YMUKP This week (June 12-15), I am at the CASAS Summer Institute, Anaheim CA.  I will be presenting two workshops on behalf of OTAN.us entitled 1. T...
  • An American Pentecost Jun 5, 2017
    Download the Quiz PDF https://goo.gl/sLFgyV   An American Pentecost: We are American Indians, Native Alaskans, Europeans, Latinos, Africans, Arabs, Asians, Pacific Islanders-- yet all of us hear America speaking in our own languages about FRE...
  • A Citizenship Quiz for the Month of Ramadan May 29, 2017
    Citizenship Resources for the Month of Ramadan Citizenship and Civics Resources in English, Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, and more! post: https://goo.gl/klciVE Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is observed by all Muslims as a month of ...
  • A "Casual" Citizenship Interview with Vanita May 22, 2017
    For this interview, my fellow teacher, Vanita, asks the Examiner's questions. You can download the script and follow along. A "Casual" Citizenship Interview Based on the USCIS N-400r (40qs, 2pgs) (updated 06/12/2016) pdf: http://goo.gl/3tQWXw ppt:...
  • New Phone Scam Targets U.S. Immigrants May 16, 2017
    From: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Date: May 16, 2017 USCIS Message: New Phone Scam Targets U.S. Immigrants If you receive a phone call that appears to come from the Canadian government’s Immigration, Refugee, and Citizens...
  • Citizenship News May 15, 2017 May 16, 2017
    What's up?  I am furiously correcting the proof for the paperback edition of US Citizenship Bootcamp, so here are 3 quick news items. USCIS Will begin issuing Redesigned Green Cards and Employment Authorization Documents on May 1, 2017. The n...
  • CCAE 2017 Citizenship Interview May 8, 2017
    This week, we are LIVE from Long Beach at the 2017 CCAE Conference. CCAE is the California Council for Adult Education (https://www.ccaestate.org/), a professional organization which advocates for the needs of Adult Learners so that they may acqui...
  • A U.S. Citizenship Quiz for Cinco de Mayo May 3, 2017
    This week, we have an extra podcast in honor of Cinco de Mayo. Cinco de Mayo is a celebration held on May 5. The date commemorates the Mexican Army's surprise victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5,1862. In the late 1980's, Ca...
  • Lisha Gong's Citizenship Interview May 1, 2017
    We are kicking Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with a practice interview with Lisha Gong from China. Follow along with the resources below: A “Regular” Citizenship Interview Based on the USCIS N-400r (6 pgs, 75 questions) (update...
  • Lino's Practice Citizenship Interview Apr 24, 2017
    Lino's Citizenship interview was last week (he passed!), so plug in your head phones, turn up the volume, and follow along with the pdf.  You can also watch Lino's interview and report-back(in Spanish) on YouTube. Lino's Interview on You...
  • Happy Pascha! A Citizenship Quiz in Honor of Eastern Orthodox Christian Americans Apr 16, 2017
    Happy Pascha! A Citizenship Quiz in Honor of Eastern Orthodox Christian Americanspdf: http://goo.gl/YE8yR8 I wrote this quiz for several reasons. First, to honor Central/Eastern European-American Heritage. Second, to showcase the diversity in the ...
  • Su Lan Li's Citizenship Apr 11, 2017
    Su Lan Li's Citizenship interview is based on: US Citizenship Podcast: A “Regular” Citizenship Interview Based on the USCIS N-400r (6 pgs, 75 questions) (updated 10/01/2016) pdf: http://goo.gl/Q5BhXkppt: https://goo.gl/GUfiKYvocab pdf:...
  • California Adult Education Week and Legislative Day Apr 4, 2017
    10 questions that celebrate Adult Education Week and the California State Government. pdf: https://goo.gl/kAT29o California Adult Education Administrators Association http://www.caeaa.org/ California Council for Adult Educationhttp://www.ccaestate...
  • Women in the Judicial Branch Mar 31, 2017
    Women in the Judicial BranchEight questions about women serving in the federal, state, and local levels of the Judicial Branch. pdf: http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/women-judicial.pdf   Also checkout:  Women in the ...
  • Women in the Executive Branch Mar 28, 2017
    Women in the Executive BranchEight questions about women serving in the federal, state, and local levels of the Executve Branch pdf: http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/women-executive.pdf Also see: Ten Citizenship questions about Women in...
  • American Women who Fought for the Right to Vote Mar 20, 2017
    American Women who Fought for the Right to Vote (Plus 10 Civics Questions)pdf: http://goo.gl/wIwY62 Lydia Chapin Taft was the first woman known to legally vote (1756) in colonial America. During the early 1800s, states passed laws to stop women fr...
  • A Citizenship Quiz in Honor of St Patrick's Day and Irish-American Heritage Month Mar 16, 2017
    A Citizenship Quiz in Honor of St Patrick's Day and Irish-American Heritage Monthpdf: http://goo.gl/l9aCOV Question 4: The "Know-Nothings" (1850s) was a group of native-born Americans which tried to stop Irish immigration.  The "Know-Nothings...
  • Women in the Legislative Branch Quiz Mar 13, 2017
    Ten Citizenship questions about Women in the Legislative Branch Women in the Legislative Branch 2016 pdf Also see: Citizenship Resources for Women's History Month https://goo.gl/t4wjDI Eight for March 8th: a Quick Citizenship Quiz for Intern...