Unit X- Social
Consciousness in today’s world
Unit Theme/s: Political Cynicism and
Activism, the Makings of a 21st Century Politician
Essential Questions: What is the role of a President? What is
the role/obligation of the individual in society? How have key
events since the Kennedy Era impacted the “American Dream?” Have
Americans become too apathetic? Europeans?
Personal Questions: What do you look for in a leader? How can
you impact the world? What is an American in the 21st Century?