1. Practicum in Local, State, and Federal Government/Extended Practicum in Local, State, and Federal Government

    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    Students in the Extended Practicum in Local, State, and Federal Government will concurrently learn advanced concepts of political science and government workings in the classroom setting and in the workplace. In addition, students will apply technical skills pertaining to government and public...

  2. Foreign Service and Diplomacy

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Foreign Service and Diplomacy provides the opportunity for students to investigate the knowledge and skills necessary for careers in foreign service. The course includes law, history, media communication, and international relations associated with the diplomatic environment.

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  3. National Security

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    National Security introduces the students to the aspects of disaster management. The course includes engaging simulation exercises related to natural disasters, man-made disasters, and terroristic events using homeland security programs and National Incident Management System (NIMS) programs....

  4. Planning and Governance

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Planning and Governance is a course offering students an opportunity to formulate plans and policies to meet social, economic, and physical needs of communities.

    This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or...

  5. Political Science I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Political Science I introduces students to political theory through the study of governments; public policies; and political processes, systems, and behavior.

    This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or...

  6. Political Science II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Political Science II uses a variety of learning methods and approaches to examine the processes, systems, and political dynamics of the United States and other nations. The dynamic component of this course includes current U.S. and world events.

    This binder does not...

  7. Practicum in Local, State, and Federal Government

    • Grade Range: 11, 12

    Students in the Practicum in Local, State, and Federal Government will concurrently learn advanced concepts of political science and government workings in the classroom setting and in the workplace. In addition, students will apply technical skills pertaining to government and public...

  8. Principles of Government and Public Administration

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Principles of Government and Public Administration introduces students to foundations of governmental functions and career opportunities within the United States and abroad. Students will examine governmental documents such as the U.S. Constitution, current U.S. Supreme Court and federal court...

  9. Public Management and Administration

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Public Management and Administration reviews actions and activities that governments and nonprofit administrations commonly use and that resemble private-sector management. Students will be introduced to management tools that maximize the effectiveness of different types and styles of...

  10. Revenue, Taxation, and Regulation

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary

    Revenue, Taxation, and Regulation provides an overview of law and investigative principles and follows agency procedures to examine evidence and ensure revenue compliance. In addition, students will learn to facilitate clear and positive communication with taxpayers and become familiar with data...