Teach your child how to be God-honoring citizen with the American Government educational materials from BJU Press. The American Government educational materials begins with discussing the Scriptural and historical foundations of our government. It then moves on to a detailed analysis of the inner workings of government. The course provides an overview of changes and developments in our national government with an emphasis on the U.S. Constitution and current events. State and local governments are also covered to enable participation at a grass-roots level. Throughout the course, students are encouraged to think critically and biblically about governmental issues. American Government can be taught as either a one- or two-semester course.