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.

UPDATE 2016: 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 (more details to come soon!) It is a great year for Read More

Aug
9-11


New! James Madison Legacy Project

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

May
17


May
11


We the People Competition and Showcase

Minnesota We the People Competition and Showcase December 11, 2015, Minnesota Judicial Center, St. Paul, Minnesota More information

Dec
11


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


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


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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