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      • Thumb image for Repairing the Fabric of DemocracyResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Repairing the Fabric of Democracy

        Grades: 9 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        In the 21st century, the democratic principles of equality, freedom, and civic engagement could be more actively integrated into...
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        ABA National Civics and Law Academy

        Grades: No grades selected.
        Subjects: Civics, Co-Curriculars and Clubs
        The ABA Division for Public Education hosts the National Civics; Law Academy (NCLA) for high school students in Washington, D.C....
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        Close Up DC

        Grades: No grades selected.
        Subjects: Civics, History-Social Science
        We believe that a strong democracy requires active and informed participation by all citizens; therefore we seek to reach partic...
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        National History Day

        Grades: 6 to 12
        Subjects: Civics, History-Social Science
        National History Day (NHD) is a non-profit education organization based in College Park, Maryland. NHD offers year-long academic...
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        Generation Citizen

        Grades: No grades selected.
        Subjects: Civics, History-Social Science
        Generation citizen (GC) works to ensure that every student in the United States receives an effective action civics education, w...
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        Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate

        Grades: No grades selected.
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate is dedicated to educating the public about the important role of th...
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        National Constitution Center

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        Subjects: American Democracy, United States History, Civics, History-Social Science
        The National Constitution Center is the first and only institution in America established by Congress to disseminate information...
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        SeePolitical

        Grades: No grades selected.
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        SeePolitical is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that makes the electoral process and ballot propositions entertaining and easy to...
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        Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools

        Grades: No grades selected.
        Subjects: Civics, History-Social Science
        The Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools is a coalition of over 70 national civic learning, education, civic engagement and...
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        More Monkey Trials: The Evolution Debate Goes Back to Court

        Grades: 9 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        The Scopes trial of 1925 did not end the court battles over teaching evolution. Numerous trials and appeals have taken place. Mo...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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      • Thumb image for Mendez v. Westminster: Paving the Way to School DesegregationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Mendez v. Westminster: Paving the Way to School Desegregation

        Grades: 8 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        In 1947, parents won a federal lawsuit against several California school districts that had segregated Mexican-American schoolch...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        FREE PRESS VS. FAIR TRIAL: THE LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING CASE

        Grades: 8 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        Colonel Charles A. Lindbergh was a genuine American hero. In 1927, Lindbergh captured the public imagination by flying solo from...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        Sacco and Vanzetti: Were Two Innocent Men Executed?

        Grades: 8 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        In 1921, two Italian immigrants were tried and convicted of robbery and murder. Six years later, they were executed. The case of...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        Arizona v. United States

        Grades: 10 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        Students will examine a controversial law passed in the state of Arizona that directs law enforcement officers to investigate su...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        Juvenile Justice: What Should We Do With Children Who Break the Law?

        Grades: 8 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        When adults commit a crime, they are tried and, if convicted, punished according to law. But what if a lawbreaker is 15-years-ol...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        Detaining U.S. Citizens as Enemy Combatants

        Grades: 10 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        The war on terror has brought forward many questions of due process. In 2004, the Supreme Court dealt with the case of a U.S. ci...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        John Peter Zenger and Freedom of the Press

        Grades: 9 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        Should someone be prosecuted for criticizing or insulting a government official even if the offending words are the truth? Shoul...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        FDR TRIES TO "PACK" THE SUPREME COURT

        Grades: 10 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        Unlike Congress or the presidency, the Supreme Court is not supposed to be a "political" institution. It must remain neutral in ...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        An Independent Judiciary

        Grades: 7 to 12
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        One hundred years ago, a spirit of reform swept America. Led by the progressives, people who believed in clean government and th...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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        Citizenship & Participation

        Grades: 4 to 9
        Subjects: American Democracy, Civics, History-Social Science
        (Create account to access) Students will learn what it means to be a U.S. citizen and how citizenship is obtained. They will com...
        Contributor: Deborah Genzer
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