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On September 17, 1787, the U.S. Constitution was signed by thirty-nine brave men who changed the course of history. Now Constitution Day is a time for us to continue their legacy and develop habits of citizenship in a new generation of Americans.
Constitution Hall Pass: Constitution Day 2013: The Legislative Branch
Online video lesson and live chat: September 9-20, 2013 (live chat on weekdays only)
7 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST
Give your students a “hall pass” to travel through American history—without leaving the classroom! Constitution Hall Pass video lessons and live chats are a hit with millions of students and teachers nationwide. Our brand-new episode, “Constitution Day 2013: The Legislative Branch,” provides a behind-the-scenes look at how laws are made in the United States. Plus, we’ll explore some famous historic sites which bring the story of the legislative branch to life!
All you need is an internet connection to participate! Tune in at constitutioncenter.org/constitutionday.
This program has been supported by The Hearst Foundation, Inc.
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