The Staff of the Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE) While some reports have downplayed the participation of young voters in the recent presidential election, this study confirms a rise in youth voter turnout.
Social Education Staff As Iraq nears elections scheduled for early next year, Islamist movements are playing an increasing role in the political landscape. This special section offers an overview of the key groupsboth militant and pragmatic.
The Center for Teaching International Relations Members of the international community banded together to create a tribunal to try individuals who seriously violate international law. In this lesson, students will learn about the ICC and discuss whether the U.S. should join.
Roger Clark, Kieran Ayton, Nicole Frechette, and Pamela J. Keller Social forces like feminism have pushed textbook writers to include more women. But this analysis of world history textbooks demonstrates that much more needs to be done.
Michelle Parini and Charles F. Williams The War on Terror is unlikely to have a formal end, which presents unique challenges concerning the detention of suspected terrorists. Here, the authors look at three key cases involving enemy combatants.
Diana E. Hess Educators know that teaching about contentious subjects can spark controversy; in order to approach such subjects, we need to identify and critique how our own views influence what and how we teach.