2019-20 At-A-Glance Calendar

To help you begin planning for next year, below is Classroom Law Project’s working calendar for the 2019-2020 school year. Check back for updates and more live links as plans develop and watch for more professional development opportunities and new, exciting fun that will be added!

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2019-20 Save the Date Flyer

 

August 2019
27 – Street Law fall classes begin at Lewis & Clark Law School
30 – Educator of the Year Nominations Close

September 2019
9 – Court Tours Registration Opens
9 – Street Law in the Classroom Begins
14 – We the People  Collaboration Workshop (previewing the 2020 HS Questions)
17 – CONSTITUTION DAY!

October 2019
1 – Mock Trial Registration Opens
7 – Court Tours in Multnomah County Begin
7 –  Weekly CLP Current Events Begin
11 – (Statewide Inservice) AM Workshop Session: The 19th Amendment & Suffrage in the United States / PM Workshop Session: Teaching the 2020 Primary Election Season  (Eugene, OR)
14 – Book Clubs begin around the state (day of week varies by region) – Book #1
19 – Student-led We the People Scrimmages (regional as available)

November 2019
16 – Mock Trial – Mini Mock
18 – Book Club Week – Book #2

December 2019
6 – The 2019 Oregon Civics Conference for Teachers –  Salem
15 – BILL OF RIGHTS DAY!!

January 2020
11 – We the People Regional Competition
13 – Street Law Spring Semester classes begin at Lewis & Clark Law School
14 – 100th ANNIVERSARY OF OREGON RATIFYING THE 19th AMENDMENT!
25 – We the People High School State Tournament

February 2020
14 – OREGON’S BIRTHDAY!
10 – Book Club Week – Book #3
22 – Mock Trial Regional Competitions (statewide)

March 2020
6/7 – Mock Trial State Tournament
9 – Book Club Week – Book #4

April 2020
4 – Workshop: Student Rights and Student Voice in American Democracy (Bend, OR)
13 – Book Club Week – Book #5
15 – Law Day Student Civics Conference

May 2020
4 – Teacher Appreciation Week
6-9 – National Mock Trial Competition (Evanston, IN)
11 – Book Club Week – Book #6
22 – Project Citizen Showcase 

June 2020
22-24 – Summer Institute: Evolving Student Rights & the Constitution (featuring Justin Driver, author of The Schoolhouse Gate)