Learning Law & Democracy designs and administers a variety of event for educators who teach civics and government in the classroom -and their students.
Summer Institute in Civics and Law-Related Education Get Updated Before School Starts! August 9-11, 2017 Room 230 Minnesota Judicial Center St. Paul, MN Learn about Read More
Professional Development opportunity for Minnesota and Wisconsin teachers. All costs paid by this 3-year federally funded nation-wide initiative. Cohort 3 meeting dates: June 25-29, 2017. Read More
Students will show what they know in this project-based-learning on solving public problems. More Information
During an election year, Americans are bombarded by various messages and images from candidates. Discuss political media through the lens of shared American values and Read More
Get Updated Before School Starts! 9:00-3:00 Room 230 Minnesota Judicial Center St. Paul, Minnesota Agenda (draft) http://bit.ly/2a0CvDu It has been an interesting year for Read More
Professional Development opportunity for Minnesota teachers. All costs paid by this 3-year federally funded nation-wide initiative. Cohort 1 meeting dates: May 17 and 18, June Read More
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Minnesota We the People Competition and Showcase December 11, 2015, Minnesota Judicial Center, St. Paul, Minnesota More information
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
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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
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