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  • How to Study for Your U.S. Citizenship Interview (English and Cantonese) Sep 17, 2017
    Teacher Lisa Lau talks abput the importance of the Bill of Rights and how to study for your Citizenship Interview (English and Cantonese). Other interviews with Teacher Lisa Lau: New Year, New Citizen (2013) mp3: http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitize...
  • A Quick Review of the Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12 plus Civics Questions Sep 15, 2017
    A Quick Review of the Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12 plus Civics Questionspdf: https://goo.gl/XPCNgd More Citizenship Resources for Constitution and Citizenship Weekhttp://bit.ly/USConstWeek The Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12: The 1st ...
  • What makes us American Sep 6, 2017
    What makes us American is not a question of what we look like, or where our names come from, or the way we pray. What makes us American is our fidelity to a set of ideals -- that all of us are created equal; that all of us deserve the chance to ma...
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals 2017 Announcement Sep 5, 2017
    In June 2012, President Obama issued an excutive order Called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA gives work, school, deporation relief to undocumented youth. DACA was issued after the failure of Congress to pass comprehensive immi...
  • Interview with Samia Amed (Yemen) Aug 29, 2017
    Today we are going to listen to Nada Anasseri, a teacher and administrator from Sutter County Adult Education in Yuba City, California. We are going to practice the 5th interview from my new book, US Citizenship Bootcamp. This interview focuses on...
  • Military and Selective Service: An Interview from US Citizenship Bootcamp Aug 24, 2017
    Every week, we bring you practice interviews, quizzes, resources, and the latest news that help you get readyfor your US citizenship interview. Today we are going to listen to Francisco Pinedo a teacher and administrator from Soledad Adult School....
  • US Citizenship Bootcamp 5 of 5: The Interview Aug 18, 2017
    Jennifer and Jeane demonstrate a Naturalization Interview from US Citizenship Bootcamp and make final commentsabout both of their books. US Citizenship Bootcamp and She Built Ships During WWII are available from ESLPublishing.com. Listen to all th...
  • US Citizenship Bootcamp Episode 4 of 5: Mini-Dialogues about Work Aug 17, 2017
    Jennifer and Jeane demonstrate two mini-dialogues from US Citizenship Bootcamp about Financial Support and Work of National Importance Under Civilian Directions by using examples from She Built Ships During WWII. US Citizenship Bootcamp and She Bu...
  • US Citizenship Bootcamp Episode 3 of 5: She Built Ships in World War II Aug 16, 2017
    Jennifer Gagliardi interviews author Jeane Slone about She Built Ships During WWII, a historical novel about the courageous women welders who built ships while their husbands fought in World War II. The women overcome racism and sexism as the...
  • US Citizenship Bootcamp Episode 2 of 5: Vocabulary Aug 15, 2017
    Jeane Slone interviews author Jennifer Gagliardi about the vocabulary exercises in the new paperback edition of US Citizenship Bootcamp: Exercises and Quizzes to Pass the Naturalization Interview (Updated August 2017) available from ESLPublishing....
  • US Citizenship Bootcamp Episode 1 of 5: Introduction Aug 14, 2017
    Jeane Slone interviews author Jennifer Gagliardi about the new paperback edition of US Citizenship Bootcamp: Exercises and Quizzes to Pass the Naturalization Interview (Updated August 2017). Prepare for the US Citizenship interview by completing a...
  • US Citizenship Summer Interview 3 with Annie Lau (HK) Jul 25, 2017
    Yesterday I got the news that one of my long-time students, Annie Lau, passed her citizenship interview. So today we are going to listen to her last practice interview. This interview was based on our "Regular Citizenship Interview" and&...
  • US Citizenship Summer Interview 2 Jul 16, 2017
    Today we are going to listen to a couple from Shanghai responding to two new versions of the Easy Interview--15 questions based on the N-400 plus some civics questions.  These interviews are part of the Round-Robin series of intervi...
  • Summer Citizenship Interview 1 Jul 10, 2017
    I started US Citizenship Podcast in 2007 because many of my students were unable attend class regularly because of family responsibilities. In summer, the reverse is true: many schools are closed and citizenship programs are hiatus. so I want to s...
  • Independence Day Citizenship Interview with Lien Ho Jul 3, 2017
    Today we will listen to Lien's last mock interview before she goes to her citizenship Interview:   A “Typical” Citizenship Interview Based on the USCIS N-400r (4 pages)pdf http://goo.gl/9Z97UKppt https://goo.gl/2hwOscvocab pdf: ht...
  • Love and Pride Jun 25, 2017
    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 ...