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Supreme Court Summer Institute

Street Law, Inc. and the Supreme Court Historical Society will sponsor two sessions of the annual Supreme Court Summer Institute, June 16-21, 2015 and June 23-28, 2016. The Institute is open to secondary level social studies teachers and supervisors, who will spend six stimulating days on Capitol Hill and inside…

We the People Enhanced E-Books Available

The We the People: The Citizen & the Constitution, Level 3 enhanced ebook is intended for all students in grades 9-12. Students explore the history and principles of constitutional democracy through critical-thinking and cooperative-learning exercises. The ebook is cloud based and accessible on desktop and laptops using modern browsers. Purchasers…

Classroom Law Project Current Events

The Classroom Law Project in Oregon has posted a wonderful lesson plan on current events.  The lessons may be downloaded here.     

On-Line Library of Constitutional Sources

ConSource, a non-partisan 501(c)(3), is building the preeminent online resource for constitutional research and education. Continually expanding in scope, it provides free public access to source documents, guides, and teacher and student resources for researching, understanding, and discussing the history of the Constitution and its Amendments. ConSource is launching the…

Justice by the People

Bring Justice by the People to your teacher workshops: Do you conduct workshops for teachers? Members of ABOTA (American Board of Trial Advocates) are available and willing to introduce teachers in your state to the Justice by the People program. Using a PowerPoint presentation, an ABOTA member will deliver a…