Supreme Court DBQs: Equal Protection and Affirmative Action
September 20, 2012
Looking for teacher-written resources to help engage your students with the Fourteenth Amendment, landmark Supreme Court cases, and the significance of the Equal Protection Clause in their lives? Join the Bill of Rights Institute for a free one-day workshop which will provide you with easy-to-implement resources to bring the principle of equal protection alive.
This program will take place at the Greenwood Cultural Center located at 322 N. Greenwood, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74120. The workshop begins at 7:30 A.M. with registration and breakfast, and concludes at 2:30 P.M. Complimentary breakfast and lunch are provided. This seminar is for U.S. History, Government, Civics, and other Social Studies teachers and will help teachers address the Constitutional significance and application of the landmark cases listed in Oklahoma’s 2012 C3 Standards document.
Register today – space is limited!
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- Receive a complimentary copy of Supreme Court DBQs, which includes the following cases listed in Oklahoma’s C3 Standards: Marbury v. Madison (1803), Dred Scott v. Sanford (1857), Plessy v. Ferguson (1896), Brown v. Board of Education (1954), Mapp v. Ohio (1961), Miranda v. Arizona (1966), Roe v. Wade (1973), U.S. v. Nixon (1974).
- Discuss Brown v. Board of Education (1954), Plessy v. Ferguson (1896), Regents of the University of California v. Bakke (1978), and other cases related to Equal Protection.
- Analyze how the Supreme Court has interpreted the Equal Protection clause of the Constitution.
- Discuss historically-based, expert methods to address these topics in your classes.
- Receive a professional-development certificate for 6 seat hours.
This Bill of Rights Institute Constitutional Workshop will help teachers address one or more of the Common Core Standards shown here.
This workshop is made possible thanks to the generous support of the Hatton Sumners Foundation.
For questions, please contact Marianne Myers at: events@BillofRightsInstitute.org or at 703-894-1776, ext. 20.