Engaging, inquiry-based curriculum for history and current issues courses.

Perspectives from history. Choices for today.

AASL Best Digital Tools for Teaching and Learning Award

The Choices Program is a self-funded organization affiliated with the Department of History at Brown University. We work to increase access to high-quality curriculum content and strengthen education about history and current events in secondary schools in the United States and beyond. Watch this video to learn more!

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What Teachers Are Saying

The quality of the scholarship is extraordinary and my students benefit from accessing current information. The material is really wonderful and the role-playing lessons are really good. I recommend Choices! — Susan, History Teacher, Massachusetts
Digital Editions is very easy to use and the curriculum is great in providing multiple perspectives and fostering discussions. I like the ability to edit and adapt the resources to my students' needs. — Gina, History and Social Studies Teacher, California
[Choices materials] bring together well-curated resources and the lesson plans are well-crafted, so I rarely have to make significant adjustments. When the topics align with my course effectively, it's a great 'deep dive.' — Brooke, History and Current Issues Teacher, Pennsylvania
Choices is an amazing curriculum, better than others out there. It offers teachers resources to teach truthful history. — Johanna, History and Geography Teacher, New York

States have schools using Choices Program materials as well as more than 200 international schools.


Curriculum units for courses in Current Issues, U.S. and World History, Africana Studies, Asian Studies, and Geography.

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Students around the world benefit from the Choices Program’s award-winning curriculum each year.


Professional development webinars and workshops held annually.

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