Current Issues in the U.S. Electoral System
Slavery and the Electoral College (CivCon)
Winner-Take-All: The Two-Party System
"I Have a Right to Vote" -- a star-studded music video offering a crash course in voting rights history by composer Nolan WIlliams, Jr. Includes discussion, writing, and research activities.
Policy Issues for Federal Elections
Domestic Policy Issues
Immigration Enforcement Raids (CivCon)
Elections, Money, and the First Amendment (relating to the Citizens United case)
Foreign Policy Issues
U.S. Foreign & Military Policy
Elections in U.S. History
Library of Congress
Lessons marked as a CivCon are Civil Conversations in which students do a close reading of a text and
deliberate with each other constructively to reach a mutual understanding of controversial issues.