Teaching Transition of Power
Are you ready to take your students beyond the election?
The votes are in.
The 46th President of the United States has been determined.
The U.S. has always prided itself on a smooth transition of power. Yet there are unprecedented factors at play that could result in a contested election, increased levels of voter suppression, and uncertainty.
Watch this webinar where we:
- Explore what a peaceful transition of power looks like
- Explore if and why transition of power was important to our Founding Fathers
- Discuss the Constitution and other primary sources that discuss transition of power
- Examine the practices of past Presidents
We wrap up with a look at 2020 with discussion and activities around potential outcomes.