AP History Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center
The Story Behind That Anti-Trump Textbook
The most underappreciated political story of our time is the changing content of K-12 textbooks in history, civics, social studies, and related subjects.
Bad History Is Killing Us
An extraordinary new report shows that our education system is failing to teach history in a way that would inspire the public with the knowledge and desire to protect America’s freedoms.
AP U.S. History Bias Still Runs Deep
Even after revisions to the controversial curriculum framework, it too often presents hotly debated opinions as facts.
How Zinn Gets In: Road to a National Curriculum
Slowly but surely, the College Board, sponsor of the controversial 2014 and 2015 AP U.S. history (APUSH) frameworks, is becoming an unelected national school board, setting curricula—and just as important—largely replacing states and localities as the shaper of both textbooks and teacher training at the high school level.