Traditional Values Still Matter in Schools, Americans Say
Teaching traditional values remains important, according to an overwhelming majority of Americans, but less than half think public schools do a good job at it.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 78% of American Adults believe it’s at least somewhat important for schools to teach the traditional values of Western Civilization, including 57% who say it’s Very Important. This finding shows an increase from May 2022. Twelve percent (12%) don’t think it’s important to teach traditional Western values, with only five percent (5%) who say it’s Not At All Important. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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