The Civil War and the Meaning of Liberty
Students probe the history of the United States from 1830 to 1865. Using primary sources, readings, and lessons, students consider the experiences of people in the U.S. as well as the issues driving the political confrontation over slavery and the meaning of liberty.Learn more
Guiding Principles for Choices Content Development
Why use the Choices Program’s materials? What will your students gain? The Choices Program’s curriculum materials develop the skills and knowledge young people need to be informed global citizens capable of engaging in thoughtful discussions about history and decision making on contested contemporary policy issues.
Seeking Asylum in the United States
Students review a timeline of major laws and policies related to asylum in the U.S.Learn More
Videos featuring Johns Hopkins University anthropologist Narges Bajoghli address life and politics in Iran as well as the views of Iranians and Americans about each other’s countries.Watch the videos