European Union Lesson Plans: Secondary Level This modular series of EU lesson plans was prepared by the European Union Delegation to the United States. The lessons are designed to support History and Social Sciences curricula in the United States for grades 9-12 and can be adapted for middle school students.
This article describes the three major challenges facing the European Union in the face of social, political and economic crises. The economic crisis surrounds the high unemployment rates striking certain members states such as Greece and Spain. This relates to Ash’s detailing of the asymmetric shocks affecting different member nations as the result of the Eurozone’s economic structure.
Belgium is federal monarchy country located in the Western part of Europe. It is one of the founding members of the European Union (EU) and is where the union’s headquarters is stationed. Travel to Belgium to explore and experience for yourself the beautiful attractions this country has to offer.
British Prime Minister Theresa May told members of her government on Wednesday that they would have to deliver Brexit, ruling out any second referendum or any attempt to stay in the European Union by the "back door"..aug16
German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Sarajevo<br>epa04838265 German Chancellor Angela Merkel (C-R) and Bosnian Prime Minister Denis Zvizdic (C-L) inspect a guard of honor during a welcoming ceremony in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 08 July 2015. Merkel is on a one-day visit in Bosnia while touring the Balkan countries which are looking to become European Union members in the future.
Poland and Hungary lead angry rebellion against the old guard. A continental split has opened up over the response to the Brexit vote, with Poland and Hungary leading calls for a new-style European Union amid claims that the founding member states are trying to call the shots. Poland was the most outspoken of the 11 former communist countries in the EU which expressed dismay at the way the six original members were monopolising discussions.