• Learning From Our Past

    In the aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, President Franklin Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066, authorizing the removal and detention of of Americans of Japanese ancestry from the West Coast. This documentary is an excellent resource for helping students understand the consequences of stereotyping during times of national tension.
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  • A Conversation on the Constitution: Brown v. Board

    Supreme Court Justices Stephen G. Breyer, Sandra Day O’Connor and Anthony M. Kennedy discuss with high school students this landmark case that ended  racial segregation in schools.  May 17 marks the 61st anniversary of the landmark decision.  (27 min)
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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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  • Understanding the Court

    The nine justices handed down important decisions on health care, same-sex marriage, fair housing, redistricting and lethal injection in their last term. Learn about the history and procedures of the nation's highest court as the Supreme Court gets ready to start its new term.
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  • Video Lectures

    Check out these selected video lectures from our online course on the Constitution. Topics range from the creation of the Constitution to how the Constitution applies to modern controversies.
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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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