If you are feeling super overwhelmed, are new to AP Gov, or just need some inspiration, start here!Read More New to AP Government? Start here!
The way you approach the contentious topic matters. In this post, I discuss best practices and resources to help you!Read More Teaching Contentious Topics & Civil Discourse
Here is a starting place or a review place. I took the CED, things I’ve used in class, and experience with grading FRQs to create this. I’ve linked posts on the title for you! Remember to look at the documents through the lens of the title. First, consider HOW you teach these documents, especially if […]Read More Required Foundational Document Resources
“Can I do extra credit to raise my grade?” I hated this question so much as a teacher. It required me to do more work and sometimes felt like it wasn’t a good practice. For a few years, I offered no extra credit because I didn’t have the capacity to grade anymore than I already […]Read More Reframing Extra Credit
Here is a starting place or a review place. I took the CED, things I’ve used in class, and experience with grading FRQs to create this. Light gray is a video, yellow is the Constitutional clause that’s important, and blue is other important information) **August 3, 2022 Note: Roe v. Wade has been overturned, and […]Read More Required Supreme Court Cases, Constitutional Clauses, & the Kitchen Sink
Last year, around this time, I was looking at my calendar for Spring 2020 and knew I needed a solid plan because my semester was short (to the test), and I needed to make the best of my time. Add in the usual college visits, random Arizona illnesses, and other things my days would have […]Read More Teaching AP Government Resource Round Up