Browse lesson plans and teaching tips for middle and high school students on Black Americans in Congress, Women in Congress, and other Office of the Historian publications and resources. Fill out the Teacher Book Form (PDF) for complimentary copies.
What is the difference between apportionment and realignment? What is a discharge petition? What does the word quorum mean and how does it relate to the House of Representatives? These and other relevant congressional terms are defined in this glossary.