In each episode of Simple Civics Butler University Professor of Political Science Terri Jett tackles a specific question in just a couple minutes – breaking down the history behind an issue and how it affects us today.

Want to dive deeper into the series? These lesson plans offer standardized, grade level appropriate activities and engagement questions to help take your child or classroom's civics learning to the next level.

Can You Run for President from Prison?

How Do Primaries Work?

What Is a Caucus?

How Does the Draft Work?

Freedom of Speech During Times of War