Learn about the various ways countries influence one another.

Model Diplomacy Simulations

Free classroom simulations of either the U.S. National Security Council (NSC) or the UN Security Council.

Classroom Reading List

Supplemental readings and other resources to help students explore a full range of issues and debates related to the module materials. The list offers readings well suited to a wide variety of students.


In this lesson plan, students will choose a foreign policy issue in the news, identify what tools are being used, and argue for a different approach.

Categorizing Foreign Policy Tools

In this lesson plan, students will organize foreign policy tools along a spectrum and discuss their choices.