Teachers Law School - Amarillo, TX

Canyon, Texas
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Teachers Law School - Amarillo, TX
Tuesday, August 01, 2017 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (Central Time)

West Texas A&M University
2501 4th Avenue
Canyon, Texas 79016
United States



Presented by the Amarillo Chapter of ABOTA
in Partnership with West Texas A&M University 


From the Bench to the Classroom: 
Understanding Our Judicial System and Key Civics Topics

ABOTA’s Teachers Law School program is designed for middle and high school educators with an interest in prioritizing civics and law-related education in the classroom. The TLS sessions provide teachers with valuable content directly from knowledgeable legal professionals.

Credit Hours: 6 hours of Advanced Academics credit, provided by the LRE Department of the Texas Bar

Cost:
This program is FREE to teachers and administrators. 

Featured Sessions:

  • Social Media in Schools: Testing the 1st Amendment in the Digital Age
  • The American Jury: Guardian of Our Rights
  • The Electoral College
  • Do You Check the Constitution at the Classroom Door?
  • Mock Voir Dire Demonstration
Teachers Law School Perks:
  • Breakfast and lunch provided
  • Access to attorneys who will act as ongoing resources for your classroom
  • A flash drive with lesson plans and other resources!
  • Raffle prizes! Attend and be entered to win a copy of The Constitution Today, signed by Dr. Akhil Reed Amar!

 

Contact Information

  • Tamara Sivachelvan
    ABOTA Foundation
    TamaraS@abota.org
    (214) 239-0226
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