SCOTUS, Civics, & Law Summer Opportunities for Educators

“This has been a truly miserable winter,” said America.  If you’re like us – you’re already looking towards the summer months, not only to find a reason to get up each arctic morning, but also to start planning how you’ll spend your break.  This post is dedicated to the educators out there who have the luxury of squeezing in a week or two at a professional development, seminar, or summer institute to prove you’re actually a “lifelong learner.” Continue reading

Team Pam Karlan vs. Team Larry Kramer

What happened when a public school teacher went to Stanford Law School for an immersion course on Constitutional Law?  For starters, 1) she paid too much for merch, 2) she pined for Palo Altoian weather every day, and 3)…

Worth the $50 and looks of disappointment when alum ask me what year I graduated.

Worth the $50 and looks of disappointment after Alumni ask me what year I graduated.  I didn’t.

…She got to be the beneficiary of tag-team instruction from powerhouse legal scholars Larry Kramer, former Dean of Stanford’s law school, and law professor Pamela Karlan. Continue reading