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Teaching after Election Day

created Nov 10, 2016 02:58 PM
By Nancy McTygue, on behalf of the CHSSP Family Teachers have a big job this week, following the election of Donald Trump.  Across our state, and indeed, across the country, thousands of ...

Teaching on Election Day

created Nov 07, 2016 10:57 AM
by Nancy McTygue With just less than two years of teaching under my belt, I thought I had finally figured it out.  It was mid-January 1991, and after hours of reading, thinking, and ...

Party Platforms, Historically Speaking

created Sep 06, 2016 09:02 AM
Much of the distinction between the Democratic and the Republican Parties today centers on what each party believes is the proper size, scope, and role of the federal government. These positions ...

What is the Role of the Vice President?

created Jul 15, 2016 10:32 AM
Note:  The following article is excerpted from the July 2016 edition of  Teach the Election , "Vice Presidents."  For the full issue (and all other issues),  subscribe to the Teach the Election ...

Direct Democracy in Action

created May 25, 2016 11:33 AM
Note:  The following article is excerpted from the May 2016 edition of  Teach the Election , "Initiatives, Recalls, and Referendums."  For the full issue (and all other issues),  subscribe to the ...
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