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Election Resources

The 2020 election and the attack on the US Capitol are no doubt stirring up some difficult conversations in classrooms across the country and the world. The College of Education has developed this list of resources to help our students and teachers lead meaningful discourse in the days leading up to the inauguration and beyond.

K-12

Resources for Teachers on the Days After the Attack on the US Capitol
https://beyondthestoplight.com/2021/01/06/resources-for-teachers-on-the-days-after-the-attack-on-the-u-s-capitol/

Facing History and Ourselves
https://www.facinghistory.org/educator-resources/current-events/teaching-resources-2020-us-election 

Teaching Tolerance
www.tolerance.org/moment/voting-elections
http://www.tolerance.org/sites/default/files/general/TT%20Difficult%20Conversations%20web.pdf

2020 Election Sanity Guide created by 10 percent happier.
https://www.tenpercent.com/guide

New York Times
https://www.nytimes.com/spotlight/teach-the-2020-election

Higher Ed

Western States Center Confronting White Nationalism in Schools Toolkit
http://westernstatescenter.org/schools

Harvard Graduate School of Education-Usable Knowledge
https://www.gse.harvard.edu/news/uk/20/09/civic-engagement-2020-and-beyond

AACU
https://www.aacu.org/blog/educating-2020-election-call-immediate-action