TEACHERS! The website TeachDemocracy.net is designed to teach your students about democracy by involving them in a process of experiential learning.
Learn about an American political and civil rights struggle as old as the country itself. Learn how you can use this example of democracy in action as a tool to teach your students about the past history, present reality and future potential of our democracy and how to they can engage as better citizens.
From a colony that evolved into the capital and now aspires to be the 51st state, see how our quest for equality through statehood is a living real-time example of our democracy and how politics, partisanship and power shape the world we live in today.
The 218-year-old struggle for equal rights in our nation’s capital is living, breathing, teachable moment in our history.