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!

May 2019

1 – Submissions Open for Oregon Civics Conference Workshop Proposals
1 – Nominations Open for 2019-2020 Civic Educator of the Year Award
15 – National Mock Trial Competition: Athens, GA
31 – Project Citizen Showcase at the Capitol

June 2019

24 – 26 – Summer Institute! / Start of Abby Cohort

August 2019

1 – Oregon Civics Conference Workshop Proposals Close
27 – Street Law fall classes begin
30 – Educator of the Year Nominations Close

September 2019

14 – We the People Teachers & Coaches Competition Season workshop
17 – CONSTITUTION DAY!
17 –  Weekly CLP Current Events Begin

October 2019

7 – Court Tours in Multnomah County Begin
11 – (Statewide Inservice) Civil Discourse & Building Consensus Workshop (location TBD)
12 – Voting Rights & Student Rights Workshop (also Abby Cohort Fall workshop – location TBD)
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)
26 – Mini Mocks! (check back here for more info on Mini Mocks in your region)
28 – Mock Trial Case Materials Released

 

November 2019

10 – CLP Professional Development workshop – location TBD
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(s) (location TBA)
13 – Street Law Spring Semester classes begin
14 – 100th ANNIVERSARY OF OREGON RATIFYING THE 19th AMENDMENT!
25 – We the People High School State Tournament (Salem)

February 2020

14 – Oregon’s Birthday
17 – Book Club Week – Book #3
22 – Mock Trial Regional Competitions (statewide)

March 2020

13-14 – Mock Trial State Tournament
16 – Book Club Week – Book #4

April 2020

11 – Abby Cohort Spring Workshop (TBD)
20 – Book Club Week – Special Event (film or other event TBA)

May 2020

4 – Teacher Appreciation Week!
6-9 – National Mock Trial Competition (Evanston, IN)
15 – Project Citizen Showcase at the Capitol
16 – We the People high school competition New Team Teachers & Coaches Workshop
18 – Book Club Week – Book #6

June 2020

22-24 – Summer Institute featuring Justin Driver, author of The Schoolhouse Gate