Over 40 years of educating about law, democracy, and human rights
This training is for high school teachers in Montgomery County (MD) Public Schools seeking to improve their teaching of law. Participants will meet area lawyers and receive interactive lesson plans and materials developed by Street Law, Inc. to help students learn about the judiciary, rights and responsibilities, historic landmark cases of the Supreme Court, and practical law.
This program partners corporate legal departments with nearby, diverse high school law classes. Through classroom visits and a field trip to corporate headquarters, volunteers teach lessons and lead activities designed to increase students’ knowledge and interest in the law and legal careers. Electronic Library (log in required) ... Read
Since it began in 1995, the Supreme Court Summer Institute for Teachers has brought together over 1,000 teachers from across the country to convene in Washington, D.C., for six days of educational activities related to teaching about the U.S. Supreme Court. The Institute is co-sponsored by the Supreme Court Historical Society. Read
June 18, 2009 (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) and June 19, 2009 (9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
Montgomery County Bar Foundation27 West Jefferson StreetRockville, MD 20850
The training will take place in the classroom on the lower level.
Limited parking will be available in the lot next to the building, but our hosts encourage teachers to car pool and use public transportation when possible.
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