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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

Photo, um, I should know this one..., Feb. 16, 2009, rho-bin, Flickr

Looking for resources on the Constitution? What better place to look than a [...] »

Declaration of Independence, 1776, National Archives and Records Adminstration

Explore documents that helped to shape the history of our nation. [...] »

Detail, homepage

What role did the Constitution play in the Clinton impeachment, women's history [...] »

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Teaching Resources

Engage your students with the Constitution

Print, Common Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber), 1837, John Gould, NYPL

EDSITEment: A portal for fun historical learning from grades K-12. [...] »

Photo, Three Signs, Oct. 15, 2006, M.V. Jantzen, Flickr

The Constitution and the Bill of Rights inspired many other important documents [...] »

U.S. Constitution, NARA

Communication and performance-based evaluation characterize this Washington [...] »

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Test your constitutional knowledge!

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

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

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, "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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