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CongressLink and Congress in the Classroom

CongressLink and Congress in the Classroom

Congress in the Classroom® Online will help you understand today's Congress and suggest ways to teach about it. The self-paced worshop is organized around the twin responsibilities of Congress members: representation and lawmaking. There are more than a dozen individual units on such topics as "What Makes for Effective Members of Congress?" "How Representative is the Membership of Congress?" and "Lawmaking: Understanding the Basics." All the information you need to complete the online workshop is available with just a few mouse clicks. Congress in the Classroom is a national, award-winning education program now in its 13th year. Sponsored by The Dirksen Congressional Center, the workshop is dedicated to the exchange of ideas and information on teaching about Congress. This Web site features... Show More


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