Writing to Obama

Yesterday I held a civics lesson for my 10th grade advisory students where I teach on the "Power of the President".  I was given some materials by a colleague to use, including a cute little video on "brain pop" and some other items for discussion. One thing I had the students do was write a letter to … Continue reading Writing to Obama


Dialogue on Democracy

Last night Tom and I attended the Utah Coalition for Civic, Character and Service Learning's "Dialogue on Democracy" at the Rice Eccles Stadium Scholarship Reception Room at the University of Utah.   The event was attended by Legislators, community leaders, students, and campus administrators and was sponsored by the Hinckley Institute of Politics.    Speakers … Continue reading Dialogue on Democracy