Presidential Transition Guide

This Presidential Transition Guide ebook also includes:

How do two administrations work together to craft a seamless transition of power? Learn more about personnel management, policy implementation, and the role of an outgoing president with a transition plan designed for the 2012 presidential election.

3 Views 1 Download
Instructional Ideas

  • Use in an AP Government class when discussing presidential inaugurations and transitions of power
  • Host a mock inauguration in which a class transition team works with the philosophies and suggestions from the research
Classroom Considerations

  • The resource is over 200 pages long, though some pages are large title pages
  • Written and published in 2012, the packet is more historically interesting than currently relevant, though learners could find elements of the information that relate to current events
Pros

  • Presents many real-world examples of collaboration and professional organization
  • Young politicians engage in a behind-the-scenes look of how the American government works
Cons

  • May be too long or complex for younger learners