Electoral College

Daily News Lesson: How the 2020 census affects balance of power in Congress

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Discuss the ways the census affects political outcomes, and look into the results of the census on the official site Continue reading

How to engage students in civil discourse following events at the U.S. Capitol

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Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump gather in front of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington D.C., January 6, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis   In this…read more

Classroom Resource: Georgia voters to decide balance of power in Senate

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Discuss what’s at stake in today’s Georgia runoff elections. Continue reading

Classroom resource: Electoral College confirms Joe Biden for president

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What is Electoral College voting, and why does it happen? Continue reading

News Roundup: Trump’s election challenges fail while Biden plans transition

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Directions: Read the summary, watch the video and answer the discussion questions. Have students record what they found most significant in the summaries…read more

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