Abraham Lincoln's Constitution

07/21/2019 - 5:00pm to 07/26/2019 - 1:00pm

Grade levels: Professional Development, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

Content areas: Professional Development, Social Studies

Topics: professional development

District/Organization: Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

This week-long professional development program is being offered FREE to Oregon teachers. Topics include: changes in American society brought about through constitutional conflicts from 1800-1865; Civil War challenges facing the United States, including secession, habeus corpus, treason, the 14th and 15th Amendments, and reconstruction; and understanding how modern-day constitutional conflicts are rooted in the same issues Lincoln faced as president.