Educational Standards

Curriculum Standards for Social Studies

II. Study of the past and its legacy;

V. Study of individuals, groups, and institutions;

VI. Understanding of the historical development and contemporary forms of power, authority, and governance;

IX. Understanding of the realities of global interdependence; and

X. Study of the ideals, principles, and practices of citizenship in a democratic republic.

National Standards for Civics and Government

III. How does the government established by the Constitution embody the purposes, values, and principles of American democracy?

IV. What is the relationship of the United States to other Nations to other nations and world affairs?