Making Civics Real: Public Policy & the Federal Budget

Making Civics Real is a video workshop for high school civics teachers that includes eight one-hour video programs and a print guide for activities. The objectives of this program include: to understand the federal budget process and recognize the forces that influence budgetary policy; to identify factors that influence members of Congress when voting on the budget; to evaluate how the processes and forces affect the final budget.

Resource provided by Annenberg Learner