Students analyze the major social problems and domestic policy issues in contemporary American society.

Contemporary Issues

In what ways have issues such as education; civil rights for people of color, immigrants, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Americans, and disabled Americans; economic policy; the environment; and the status of women remain unchanged over time? In what ways have they changed? Download Primary Source Set: Contemporary American Issues 

This inquiry set addresses contemporary topics through the lens of education.