Resource Center

The Resource Center offers students and teachers links to historic court cases, primary documents and other learning materials to help prepare for the simulated congressional hearing.

Lesson Plans

Free supplemental lessons from the Center for Civic Education.


The Center for Civic Education holds webinars on how to teach We the People, for professional development, and for educational purposes.

60-Second Civics Podcasts

60-Second Civics is a daily podcast that provides a quick and convenient way for listeners to learn about our nation’s government, the Constitution, and our history. The podcast explores themes related to civics and government, the constitutional issues behind the headlines, and the people and ideas that formed our nation’s history and government.


This site is for educators and lifelong learners. Visit the website to watch scholars in the open course, participate in the discussion forum, and explore a variety of learning resources.