Learning Law & Democracy designs and administers a variety of event for educators who teach civics and government in the classroom -and their students.
Minnesota We the People Competition and Showcase December 11, 2014, Minnesota Judicial Center, St. Paul, Minnesota More information
Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 8:30am to 3:30pm Free Minnesota History Center 345 Kellogg Blvd. W St. Paul, MNRegistration required. http://education.mnhs.org/citizenship-colonial-and-revolutionary-america
Improve your ability to deliver standards content instruction with special sessions on tribal government and sovereignty (Citizenship and Government Standard 18.104.22.168.1) and comparing rights in Read More
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MCSS Workshop, March 3, 2014 Bring civics and government to life with trusted online resources! MCSS workshop powerpoint Go To Websites Principles of Democracy in Read More
The annual MCSS and Great Lakes Regional Conference is March 2-3, 2014 at the Sheraton Bloomington (formerly Sofitel Minneapolis). Over 30 workshops, teacher of the Read More
At the State Capitol, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Participation expenses supported through Legacy Grant. Find out more!
Registration open! Limited to 150 students. The annual Minnesota Supreme Court Historical Society contest is once again underway and this year tackles an interesting question about the Read More
For Constitution Day lessons, type in “Constitution” in Find Lessons bar!
Does the Constitution have what it takes to keep up with modern America? Join Peter Sagal, host of NPR’s Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! as he hits the Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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