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Legal & Government Education for Adults & Teachers

Education for Adults & Teachers

Texas Law Related Education –
A link to the several games and programs regarding the U.S. CONSTITUTION and various subjects such as juries, government, etc.

Children’s Rights -
Children’s Rights is an organization advocating on behalf of abused and neglected children in the U.S.

“A Life in the Law” – Choosing Law as a Career -
A guide to what lawyers do. Have a lawyer come to your classroom (grade levels 5 -12) to discuss what lawyers do. Click here for more information about Houston legal careers. Contact Bonnie Simmons or call 713-759-1133.

TYLA – Youth Curriculum -
Program curriculum for all age groups regarding decisions about right and wrong to the importance of jury service.

HBA Law Education Programs -
Listing of the HBA’s Law Education Programs.

Oyez, Oyez, Oh Yay! – Civics Resources for Texas Students –
An engaging and interactive site geared toward helping students explore the court decisions that have helped shape our country and the state of Texas — and, most important, how these decisions have affected our everyday lives.

Principles of the Constitution –
PowerPoint Presentation

Celebrating America’s Freedoms –
A collection of information regarding Veteran’s Day, Memorial Day and Flag Day.

America’s Historical Documents –
A listing of America’s historical documents from the U.S. Constitution to the Apollo 11 Flight Plan, all with link to more information on each document.

U.S. Supreme Court Landmark Cases and Concepts –
Learn more about U.S. Supreme Court landmark cases from Marbury v. Madison (1803) to Texas v. Johnson (1989) and concepts from the Federalism to Necessary and Proper Cause.

U.S. Supreme Court Case Docket –
See what cases are on the docket for the U. S. Supreme Court

Law as a Career –
A guide to what Houston lawyers do.

Juvenile Court Information –
A guide to juvenile law procedures in Houston

Juvenile Curfew Ordinances –
A guide to juvenile curfew laws in Houston

Texas Court Structure –
An interactive link to the Court Structure of Texas.

A Resource Guide on Brown v. Board of Education –
Landmark Supreme Court Case Brown v. Board.

United States Government Structure –
A complete interactive guide to the U.S. government branches and departments.

U.S. Department of Justice –
A web site about the Federal Bureau of Investigation (F.B.I.), the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearm, and Explosives (A.T.F.) and more.

Texas Senate –
A link to the Senate of Texas web site.

Texas House of Representatives –
A link to the Texas House of Representatives web site.

ABA Jury Quiz –
Test your jury knowledge with this educational quiz.

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