Presidency

Lesson plan: Watergate and the limits of presidential power

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August 8, 2019, marks the 45th anniversary of the resignation of President Richard Nixon. Use this resource to teach young people about this period in U.S. history. Continue reading

President George H.W. Bush’s life as a public servant

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Students will learn about the life of President George H.W. Bush in this PBS NewsHour lesson plan. Continue reading

DACA debate upended by President’s explicit language

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Today’s Daily News Story contains explicit language that lawmakers say President Donald Trump used at a meeting while discussing immigration. The text below reflects the latest updates in the story. Continue reading

What have we learned from President Trump’s first 100 days?

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President Donald Trump marked his first 100 days in office this weekend. Find out what he has accomplished so far. Continue reading

How to watch Inauguration Day 2017 with your students

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On Friday, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. Find out where to watch the events with your class. Continue reading

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