Florida unions have released a collection of voter-related materials, but curriculum addressing election recounts appears to be short supply.
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November 15, 2018
November 06, 2018
A Maryland educator has her students look at local elections through the lens of a local controversy—the opioid epidemic—and a national one, the debate over voter suppression.
November 05, 2018
In the second of a three-part series, a Syracuse teacher has students look at voter turnout data and create local voting guides for their communities.
November 01, 2018
In the kickoff of a blog series leading up to the midterm elections, Curriculum Matters explore how one teacher approached the topic of ballot initiatives.
October 30, 2018
Anti-semitism is on the rise, young people know less about the Holocaust than older adults, and only a handful of states mandate by law the teaching of the Holocaust and genocide.
October 16, 2018
The change would require grantees to teach about the U.S. Constitution.
October 04, 2018
In a new free instructional game designed to build media literacy in students, young people pretend they are managing a news site and how to tell fake news from real news.
October 03, 2018
A new poll reveals a troubling lack of basic knowledge of civics and U.S. history.
September 13, 2018
At a time when Constitutional issues are very much in the news, teachers and national organizations are gearing up materials and events to help students sort out what makes the 231-year-old document relevant today.
August 27, 2018
Two educators share ideas for teaching Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I Have a Dream' speech on the 55th anniversary of its delivery on the National Mall.