“Keeping the Spirit of Democracy Alive Across the Nation” is the theme of this year’s American Lawyers Alliance (ALA) Law-Related Education Teacher of the Year Contest.
For over 50 years, ALA has recognized the vital role that teachers play in Civics Education. One Middle School and Two High School teachers will be chosen as the ALA LRE 2017 Teachers of the Year. Each winner will receive a $1,500 cash award at the ALA Annual Meeting in New York City in early August 2017. Read more
As the Supreme Court considers whether Guantanamo prisoners have the right to habeas corpus, this article and activity will clarify for students the writ's origins, its development, and current points of controversy.