Learning Law & Democracy designs and administers a variety of event for educators who teach civics and government in the classroom -and their students.
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
May 3, 2013 9:00-1:30 Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda Are your students preparing portfolios for the annual Project Citizen Showcase? Don’t forget to register them! Space 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
At the State Capitol, participation expenses supported through Legacy Grant, and announcing new pilot program for elementary and middle school students! Find out more!
Here are some resources for Constitution Day: Constitutional Convention DocsTeach: We the People The Constitution at Work Reforming American Government for the 21st Century Constitutional Read More
Update Institute, August 8-10 Get up to date on the new civics and government standards, new teaching materials, Supreme Court decisions, Legislative actions, and expand 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