ERIC Number: ED358012
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Law Day U.S.A. 1993. Planning Guide & Resource Manual.
American Bar Association, Chicago, IL.
The stated purpose of Law Day is to call the attention of every U.S. citizen to the principles and the practice of U.S. law and justice. It is a day to reflect on U.S. legal heritage, the role of law in U.S. society, and the rights enjoyed under the U.S. Constitution. The theme of Law Day 1993 (May 1, 1993) was "Justice for All--All for Justice." This guide was designed to help teachers, citizen's groups, and other individuals or parties who wished to celebrate Law Day 1993. The guide includes the following sections: How To Plan Your Law Day Program; A Basic Low-Budget Law Day Package; Law Day Award Competition; Suggestions for Locally Sponsored Law Day U.S.A. Award Programs; American Bar Association Resources; Law Day U.S.A. Promotional, Educational, Informational Materials; Public Service Award Highlights; and Program/Project Suggestions. (DB)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Citizenship Responsibility, Elementary Secondary Education, Law Related Education, National Programs, Resource Materials, Social Studies, United States History
Law Day U.S.A., American Bar Association, 8th Floor, 750 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611 ($3).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Bar Association, Chicago, IL.