Matters of Education

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Constitution and Compromise

Length of Time:   2 Class Periods


The Constitution of the United States is an extraordinary document, and it had provided a blueprint for governing our country for over 230 years. Its strength is its flexibility but at times this absence of clarity has created more confusion than guidance. In this lesson, students will analyze the text and context of this seminal document.

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