On 10/26/11, Joseph wrote:
> I wanted to share something that has been great for me as a
> someone who teaches government. I'm currently using a
> program called "Lessons on American Government"
> (reproducible lessons published by Learning Center USA) in
> my classes. It has been a tremendous help. You can use
> these materials exclusively throughout the year, or you can
> mix in the lessons with some of your own ideas. I use it
> right along with the textbook, but there's also a lot of
> information in the lessons themselves. I'd be lost without
> this stuff.
> If you go to learningcenterusa.net and click on "American
> Government" you can get more info. I'd highly recommend
> checking it out if you're in need of a great resource for
> teaching US government. You don't have to buy the whole
> program (there are 7 parts/lesson books)....although I did
> because that way you can get it on CD and it covers the
> whole course. Without a doubt, it's the best money I've
> ever spent for my classroom. These lessons do a great job
> of keeping my students awake and involved during class.
> There are also other programs available for US history,
> world history, etc. If anyone actually benefits from this
> recommendation, I'd be interested to know.