American Government

American Government is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of the single-semester American government course. This course includes innovative features designed to enhance student learning, including Insider Perspective features and a Get Connected Module that shows students how they can get engaged in the political process. It provides an important opportunity for students to learn the core concepts of American government and understand how those concepts apply to their lives and the world around them. American Government includes updated information on the 2016 presidential election.

The course includes seventeen modules:

  1. American Government and Civic Engagement
  2. The Constitution and Its Origins
  3. American Federalism
  4. Civil Liberties
  5. Civil Rights
  6. The Politics of Public Opinion
  7. Voting and Elections
  8. The Media
  9. Political Parties
  10. Interest Groups and Lobbying
  11. Congress
  12. The Presidency
  13. The Courts
  14. State and Local Government
  15. The Bureaucracy
  16. Domestic Policy
  17. Foreign Policy

MindEdge's digital enhancements, all delivered on MindEdge's learner-centric and fully accessible platform, include adaptive learning, dashboard access for tracking student progress, and integration with all major learning management systems.