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Constitution Day

Start your own law office, defend your clients' rights, and brush up on your constitutional knowledge in this fast-paced game. Do I Have a Right? introduces students to constitutional law. FIND OUT MORE »

Learning Resources

Learn about the Constitution and its interpretation

Drawing, The battle at Milliken's Bend, Theo R. Davis, UVa, Alderman Library, SC

Take a closer look at the Civil War with this extensive database that offers a [...] »

Congress discussing the Bill of Rights

Whitman Ridgway outlines some of the context in which the Bill of Rights was [...] »

Photo, Hani at work, Ed Yourdon, 2009, Flickr, creative commons

From John Jay to Sonia Sotomayor, the Supreme Court is the final word in law. [...] »

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Teaching Resources

Engage your students with the Constitution

Photo, A student debates with Alexander Hamilton, Sept. 17, 201, uwgb admissions

Constitution Day is September 17. [...] »

Photo, #23 Stranger..., 2008, Old Shoe Woman, Flickr

How do teachers use text- or web-based primary sources in the history/social [...] »

Stamps, $2 dark blue James Madison block of four, 1902-03, NYPL

Looking for a way to fund graduate education related to teaching the U.S. [...] »

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Test your constitutional knowledge!

Print, Parade in honor of the adoption of the Federal Constitution, 1788, NYPLDG

Securing the blessings of liberty for ourselves and for posterity—answer [...] »

Photo, Suffrage Straw Ride, c.1910-1915, Library of Congress

After more than two centuries of citizenship, much has been said about voting. [...] »

Photo, "Elizabeth Freeman," 1910,  Bain News Service, LoC, Flickr Commons

What does the Constitution mean to you? Match each quote to the historical [...] »

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