American Government Courses
Our growing library of self-paced American government courses can help you prepare for CLEP tests, tackle tough homework assignments and even earn a certificate! Check out our fun and engaging video lessons taught by expert American government instructors, and find the right training for your academic goals. Read more
How It Works
- Select a course: Our catalog of American government courses covers topics like political parties, economic policy, civil rights, federalism and much more. We even have courses that help you prepare for the CLEP and NY Regents exams!
- Watch fun and engaging video lessons: Our courses consist of bite-sized video lessons full of real-world examples and straightforward instruction from world-class teachers.
- Test your skills with practice quizzes and exams: At the end of each lesson, you can instantly see what you've learned by taking a practice quiz.
- Get help from our expert instructors: Our American government instructors are here to answer your questions.
Who Our Courses Are For
- Students interested in engaging, web-based educational tools rather than dry textbooks
- American government students who want homework help or practice
- Students who need a quick review of American government topics
- Students preparing for CLEP or NY Regents exams
- Teachers who want alternative American government learning resources
Why Our Courses Work
- Learn at your own pace: Watch our video lessons anytime, anywhere, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Build an academic schedule completely tailored to your needs.
- Lessons geared for the real world: We believe that your education should translate to the real world. Our instructors bring key American government concepts to life in an easy-to-follow format.
- Track your progress: With your personalized dashboard, you can track what you've learned so far and what lessons you still need to tackle.
- Get full access: Your subscription goes beyond American government courses to include our always-expanding library of lessons. Review for exams and get homework help for all the most popular subjects!
Browse Video Courses
Education Portal's 53 instructors bring a diverse array of experience and expertise to each course. From teaching philosophy in Athens, Greece, to exploring the mystery of genetics, each instructor is uniquely qualified to bring students the best online learning experience possible. Meet them now!
Jessica Bayliss, M.S.Jessica is our Director of Education and leads the development of Education Portal's courses. She has 10 years of experience in education and online teaching. Her work with students of all age levels drives her belief in the power of online resources to make higher education more affordable and efficient. Jessica's favorite part of the day is reading feedback from Education Portal's students. She has a bachelor's degree from the University of Illinois and a master's degree in instructional technology from Texas A&M - Kingsville.
Greg Chin, Ph.D.Greg has taught genetics, molecular biology, and general biology to high school, collegiate, and post-graduate students at Stanford University, the University of California, Los Angeles, Santa Clara University and the Dolan DNA Learning Center at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. He has also taught science workshops for the general public and led biology teacher enrichment workshops throughout the U.S. He received a B.S. in Genetics from the University of California, Davis, and a Ph.D. from Stanford University. Find out how your genes work in Greg's introduction to genetics video lesson!
Max Pfingsten, M.Ed.Max has taught classics, history and philosophy at a variety of levels at the Dikemes Academy in Athens, the Boulder Valley School District, University of Colorado at Boulder and the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA). His work is noteworthy for its synthesis of technology and simulation with more traditional teaching approaches. He received a B.A. in Classics from Depauw University, a M.A. in Classics from University of Colorado at Boulder, and a M.Ed. from Jones International University. See Socrates come to life in Max's lesson on the life, death, and philosophy of the great Socrates.
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