Upcoming Events

Learning Law & Democracy designs and administers a variety of event for educators who teach civics and government in the classroom -and their students.

Celebrate Magna Carta on Constitution Day!

A collection of lessons and supporting materials to teach Magna Carta! Take time this Constitution Day, September 17, to highlight enduring themes of liberty, freedom, Read More

Sep
17


UPDATE 2015: Summer Institute in Civics and Law-Related Education

Get Updated Before School Starts! 9:00-3:00 Room 230 Minnesota Judicial Center St. Paul, Minnesota AGENDA It is a great year for interesting Supreme Court cases! Read More

Aug
4-6


Teachers Law School-new civics and law-related education workshop

                 August 3,  9:00 am (8:30 registration) -3:15 pm followed by a wine and beer reception hosted by Read More

Aug
3


Project Citizen-new civic education teacher workshop!

    Project Citizen Professional Development Workshop Tuesday, June 30, 2015 9:00-3:00 Mounds View Education Association 900 Long Lake Road, Suite 110 New Brighton, MN  Read More

Jun
30


May
12


Law Day Art Contest for U.S. Students Grades 9 through 12

2013 Theme: Realizing the Dream: Equality for All.  Submission: Students should create an art piece that can be represented in two dimensions (including, but not limited to, drawings, Read More

Apr
1


Congress in the Classroom applications due March 15

Congress in the Classroom is a national, award-winning education program  developed and sponsored by The Dirksen Congressional Center, the workshop is  dedicated to the exchange Read More

Mar
15


Grants available for middle and high school teachers to attend Political Science workshop, application deadline January 15, 2013

This initiative is sponsored by the Workshop on the Scientific Study of Politics at the Department of Political Science at Texas A&M University, Midwest Political Read More

Jan
15


New Free Workshop Offering from Humanities Center, April, 28 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Based on the curriculum for the PBS documentary, Slavery by Another Name, learn best practices for using storytelling, including digital storytelling, as an effective teaching tool Read More

Apr
28


Street Law Supreme Court Institute Application Available

Street Law, Inc. is now accepting online applications for the 2012 Supreme Court Summer Institute for Teachers. The application deadline is March 12, 2012. http://www.streetlaw.org/en/Article.266.aspx

Mar
12


FlackCheck.org will track political lies, launches Jan. 1

http://www.flackcheck.org/  FlackCheck.org will use humor to track the media and political adds, pointing out deceptions and spin. Brought to you by FactCheck.org from the University of Read More

Jan
1


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