Trump Appointees

April 20, 2017
  To the Teacher: "Alt-right" is a term we’ve been hearing with increasing frequency since the 2016 presidential campaign. The term, which is short for "alternative right," once referred to an…
February 20, 2017
  To the Teacher: This lesson includes a student reading and small group activities focusing on Betsy DeVos, the Trump administration’s Secretary of Education, and education reform. You may want to…
January 19, 2017
  Quiz 1. Who of the following has been appointed by President Trump for a cabinet position? a. Rep. Steve Lessons b. Gov. Pat Cushions c. Sen. Jeff Sessions d. Rev. John Grisham e. Steve Bannon…
December 19, 2016
To the Teacher: The power of U.S. presidents doesn’t just come from their speeches or their legislative initiatives. Presidents also have the power to appoint high government officials -- including…