W Wion DBC
Hayes High School
Office Hours: 2:30 - 3:00
How the American people govern themselves at national, state, and local levels of government is the basis for this course.
- Civic Involvement
- Civic Participation and Skills
- Basic Principles of the U.S. Constitution
- Structure and Functions of the Federal Government
- Role of the People
- Ohio’s State and Local Governments
- Public Policy
- Government and the Economy
This course examines the history of the United States of America from 1877 to the present. The federal republic has withstood challenges to its national security and expanded the rights and roles of its citizens. The episodes of its past have shaped the nature of the country today and prepared it to attend to the challenges of tomorrow. Understanding how these events came to pass and their meaning for today’s citizens is the purpose of this course. The concepts of historical thinking introduced in earlier grades continue to build with students locating and analyzing primary and secondary sources from multiple perspectives to draw conclusions.