08 March 2007
Election Connections: From the Classroom to the White House
- Pamela Gentry, Senior Political Producer, BET News Washington Bureau
- Dr. Libby O’Connell, Chief Historian & Senior Vice President, Corporate Outreach, A&E Television Networks
- Joanne Wheeler, Vice President, Education Relations, C-SPAN
- The History of U.S. Presidential Elections, a free History Channel resource that explores the origins of the U.S. electoral system and looks at some famous presidential contests over the years
- C-SPAN Classroom, which offers free resources for teaching civics and U.S. government
- Campaign Network, which offers video, news, and analysis on the 2008 presidential race from C-SPAN and Congressional Quarterly
- eLECTIONS: Your Adventure in Politics, a free, nonpartisan election simulation game - suitable for use in the classroom - developed by Cable in the Classroom in partnership with CNN and The History Channel.
UPDATE (3/20): Be sure not to miss C-SPAN's new Campaign 2008 Bus!