The Executive Branch

The President of the United States is head of the executive branch! As the chief executive and commander-in-chief, the President leads the government and the military. The executive branch also includes agencies, like the Department of Education, which carry out laws on a day-to-day basis. Here you can try out being President, and learn that there‚Äôs a lot more to it than making speeches and shaking hands! 

Resources cover the structure and many roles of the executive branch, including shaping legislation, national defense, foreign policy, and carrying out laws.