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The Canadian Citizenship Test

The Canadian Citizenship Test and the Inspiration to Return to Studies

Sometimes, approaching a test as an adult can seem like an unwelcome return to one’s day spent in school, when testing was a common and possibly unpleasant experience. Whether greeted with anticipation or dread, however, the Canadian citizenship test is an exam that can hold a great deal of meaning for test-takers, as it represents […]

Citizenship in the Newspaper

Citizenship in the Newspaper

I was reading the newspaper this morning and it was completely clear to me how Canadian citizenship is part of our every day life. It is something we all enjoy every single day but don’t realize, the truth is that we breath, walk, dream Canadian while others just longer and longer to get here. It […]

Canadian Citizenship

Canadian Citizenship and the Meaning of Integration

Immigrating to a new land may mean many different things to different people, and personal experiences and ideas about the journey of moving oneself or one’s family to a new country vary greatly. In many instances, it is the vision of a better life that leads immigrants to seek out a space in differing lands, […]

New Citizenship Test Failure Rates Up in the Sky

The new citizenship Test has been implemented since October 14. This is a change that took almost half a year to hit the test centers and the citizenship application all over Canada. As you may well know the former test based on the much shorter and simpler guide had a 60% passing score which meant […]

Shaping and Being Shaped by Canadian Citizenship

When thinking about citizenship at its meaning within a person’s life, people are likely to consider how such a status can personally affect them. From affording greater opportunities to making travel and other processes a great deal easier, citizenship is typically appreciated for the way in which it influences individual lives. Yet in most parts […]

Exploring Immigrant Communities After the Canadian Citizenship Test

Whenever immigrants travel to a new land and begin the process of settling in with a new home, a job, and other important considerations, integrating with the community and gaining a true sense of belonging can be difficult. In countries that embrace immigration and encourage immigrants to become citizens, however, this issue can be greatly […]

The Promise of Prosperity and Canadian Citizenship

In many parts of the world, living and working conditions present a continuous and considerable challenge for people regardless of the great amounts of effort and patience they may put into their daily lives. From government policies that restrict personal freedoms to difficult economic situations that make breaking even a constant financial struggle, various systems […]

Inspiring Others with Canadian Citizenship Success

Some of the most personally meaningful accomplishments in life may have consequences that extend well beyond the self, even when achievers don’t notice. Among the many steps in life that can bring considerable challenges and triumphs to individuals, seeking out citizenship status in a new land is rewarding and carries with it a number of […]

The Role of Canadian Citizenship Among Neighbors

Citizenship in any nation is largely something that focuses its importance and benefits to individuals on a personal level, though there are some social aspects to be explored, as well. Though the world is largely becoming more open to and accepting of people from different parts of the globe, there are still many tensions that […]

Marrying as an Established Canadian Citizen

No matter one’s country of residence, there are typically a number of ways in which citizens can get involved with the community at large and bring their own personality aspects and personal pasts to the substance of the nation. In Canada, opportunities for citizens to take part in social and political life abound, and joining […]