Student Resources for High School Government

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High School U.S. Government

America’s federal, state and local governments affect nearly every aspect of our lives, and understanding how they work is important. Use the High School U.S. Government Web Guide to find engaging government resources for students, teachers and parents.

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Student Resources for High School Government

Investigate your local and national government, find original documents written by historical figures and discover presidential biographies. Student resources for high school government can be found easily on the Web.

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  • When researching the U.S. government, the credibility of your sources is crucial. If you’re going to use sites not included in this Web guide, try to stick to official government sites. Government Web addresses always end with “.gov.”
  • All three branches of American government maintain superb Web sites. These are great places to start any research into the House of Representatives, the Senate, the White House and the Supreme Court. At each of these sites you’ll find news, history, important documents and even virtual tours of the buildings.

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