3 civics lessons from Abraham Lincoln

3 civics lessons from Abraham Lincoln

3 civics lessons from Abraham Lincoln Written by Christine Cooke Fairbanks  February 11, 2021 Did you know that Friday – Feb. 12 – is Abraham Lincoln’s birthday? Born in 1809 in Kentucky, Lincoln would become a central figure in American history – not just as...
Teaching checks and balances in grades 7-12

Teaching checks and balances in grades 7-12

Are Utah social studies standards doing their job? Teaching checks and balances in grades 7-12 Written by Christine Cooke Fairbanks  February 10, 2021 This is part 11 in Sutherland’s new series that seeks to examine how Utah education standards prepare...