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Teaching Civics with Episode 8 of The Mayor: Monuments Man

The cast of the Mayor in Episode 8, Monuments Men

This week, episode eight of The Mayor aired. In this episode, “Monuments Man,” Courtney Rose tries to save a local establishment, Tito’s, from being gentrified. The show is a relevant way to expose students to issues related to local government and politics. As part of an ongoing series, we’ve been reviewing each episode and highlighting some […]

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Civics and Chill: What’s On Your Binge Watch List for the Holiday Break?

Popcorn and Hot Chocolate on a table in front of a Fireplace

The holiday break is coming up, and that week means free time and a chance to catch up on leisure activities. Last week, I shared a list of civics related books that you should consider reading over the break. But maybe your brain needs a break, and you just want to veg out in front […]

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Teaching Civics with Episode 7 of The Mayor: Here Comes the Governor

Mayor Courtney Rose on a shooting range with the Governor.

This week, episode seven of The Mayor aired. In this episode, “Here Comes the Governor,” Courtney Rose entertains the Governor on a trip to Fort Grey. He also wrestles with the challenge of “playing the game” while staying true to himself. The show is an interesting and relatable way to expose students to issues related […]

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