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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

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Was Japanese American internment constitutional? Explore the Japanese American [...] »

1776 newspaper publishes the Declaration of Independence

History lessons on the founding documents invariably include the Declaration of [...] »

Congress discussing the Bill of Rights

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

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Teaching Resources

Engage your students with the Constitution

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. [...] »

A student using Voicethread in Jennifer Orr's classroom

Students are never too young for digital tools—watch first graders use [...] »

Document, Articles of Confederation, page 1, Ben's Guide to U.S. Government...

This NBC mini-documentary describes the Articles of Confederation. [...] »

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Test your constitutional knowledge!

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

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

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. [...] »

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