• The Right to Remain Silent

    Fifty years ago, on June 13, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling in Miranda v. Arizona that expanded legal rights for criminal suspects, giving us the now-familiar Miranda warning that begins "You have the right to remain silent..."
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  • Preamble Challenge!

    Join classes across the nation and take the Preamble Challenge on Constitution Day, which will be celebrated on September 16 this year.  A free, online Teacher Toolkit for all grade levels is provided when you register. 

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  • Online Constitution Course

    Explore the Constitution through our free online course. The journey begins with the origin of our founding document, examines how it has changed and discusses the Supreme Court cases that show how the Framers' ideas have fared in modern times. The course starts May 2, and a new session is offered every month.
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  • Understanding the Court

    Learn about the history, procedures and inner workings of the nation's highest court  when high school students meet with Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. for a conversation about the Supreme Court.
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  • More Great Resources

    Explore a range of standards-aligned resources for all grade levels from 26 nonprofit, nonpartisan organizations that form the Civics Renewal Network. It's an easy way to find great teaching resources for civics education at one website.
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  • A Guide to Our Resources

    We make it easy for you to match our award-winning videos and games to specific constitutional concepts! You can also download a brochure that is a convenient way to find all our multimedia resources.
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